Holland Media Group (HMG), the network that owns Dutch market leader RTL 4, RTL 5 and Veronica, is in discussions to acquire stakes in another commercial channel in Holland.
Tracy Scoggins will in effect replace Claudia Christian as the female lead in Warner Bros.' "Babylon 5," which has just gone back into production for TNT after a four-year ride in firstrun…
Former NBC exec and TV producer Brian Pike is joining Creative Artists Agency as an agent in the television department, where he'll focus on telefilms and miniseries.
Universal TV has renewed its syndie titans "Hercules" and "Xena" through the 1999-2000 season with Tribune Broadcasting outlets and other stations covering 70% of U.S. TV households.
Unlike their American counterparts, there's nothing anorexic-looking about Egyptian femme TV presenters and newsreaders.
"Silk Stalkings," the USA Network series that is cable TV's longest-running original drama, has been picked up by USA for the back nine episodes on the 22-episode seasonal order.
With a captive audience of thousands of TV execs, Roseanne is sure to speak her mind at the January confab of the National Assn. of Television Program Executives in New Orleans.
Larry Jacobson, VP of Fox TV and executive VP and chief financial officer of the Fox Broadcasting Co., may, in the next few weeks, be promoted to president of the Fox Network, sources say.
Bela Bajaria has been named manager of movies and miniseries at Warner Bros. TV, reporting to Gregg Maday, senior VP of movies and minis.
UPN's Tuesday night season debut fell 10% below last year's first Tuesday performance, with the netlet's two new Tuesday series "Hitz" and "Head Over Heels" registering double-digit drops from their…
Columbia TriStar's new syndie latenight strip "Vibe" lost some ground in its second week on the air.