Already served by two international satcasters, Brazil may see another three players launch direct-to-home (DTH) satellite services -- one of them in partnership with U.S. provider EchoStar.
UPN has picked up two of its sitcoms, "Moesha" and "Malcolm & Eddie," for the full 1998-99 TV season. The decision was made, UPN said, to reward the two comedies for their performances this year.
So what was Dan Rather doing guest-hosting CNN's "Larry King Live" on Monday night?
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America's Got Talent
America's Got Talent1Rating: 2.5 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 11.4 Network: NBC
Big Brother2Rating: 2.3 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 6.9 Network: CBS
Dancing With The Stars
Dancing With The Stars3Rating: 2.1 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 12.3 Network: ABC
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Fox Broadcasting Co. has ordered a half-hour put pilot from 20th Century Fox TV based on the feature film "Soul Food."
Norway is about to get sudsed again with the latest outing by Peter Falck and Christian Wikander, two of Sweden's most successful soap creators.