Hearst Prods. will produce an original weekly cable series based on the Hearst Magazine Group's House Beautiful for A&E, which is 37.5% owned by Hearst Broadcasting.
Channel Four Intl. has pacted with Warner Bros. Television and Columbia TriStar Television to remake two Channel 4 series for the U.S. market.
With King World and NBC O&Os still playing hardball over "The Roseanne Show," week one of the national syndicated ratings season brought a scary 71% plunge in auds for the program in year-to-year…
Comic Rachel Dratch is joining NBC's "Saturday Night Live" as a featured player.
In an effort to level the playing field with its cable rivals, DirecTV has engineered a deal with Fox that will allow the satcaster to add all 22 Fox O&O stations to its channel lineup in exchange…
Dick Wolf and Studios USA Domestic TV are developing a syndie strip patterned after the tried-and-true "Law & Order" format.
Turner Broadcasting's TBS and TNT have locked up the exclusive first broadcast window to the New Line theatricals "Drop Dead Gorgeous" and "The Astronaut's Wife."
Lifetime's precedent-setting cablecast of ABC's "Once and Again," just three days after its network premiere, has generated mixed Nielsens.
The verdict is in on the new CBS drama "Judging Amy": It's a hit. On the second Tuesday of the new season, Nielsen's viewer jury found the frosh hour guilty on several counts, including winning its…
Josh Brand, co-creator of the much-lauded TV dramas "Northern Exposure" and "I'll Fly Away," has inked a one-year extension of his development pact with Columbia TriStar TV.