New pay cabler BET Movies/Starz!3 announced a slate of four original films featuring thesps such as Morgan Freeman, Alfre Woodard, Loretta Devine, CCH Pounder, Hill Harper and Melvin Van Peebles.
The initial Tuesday try for a firstrun "King of the Hill" on Fox has generated promising Nielsens, but premiering schedule mate "Costello," as expected, is having trouble fitting into that schedule.
Roger Goodman has been upped to VP of special projects for ABC Inc.
Thalia Assuras has been tapped to fill the long-vacant 7-8 a.m. co-anchor position on "This Morning," amid continuing speculation that bigger changes are in the works at the Eye web's third-place…
"For Your Love," from the creator of "Living Single," aired as a midseason replacement in the spring on NBC, and the WB was smart to pick up this charming relationships comedy. In seg reviewed, the…
Another Tuesday trauma swirled through the corridors of Markiza TV. This time previously ousted general manager Pavel Rusko responded with calls to the public to protect Markiza against private…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has tapped Claudio di Persia as general manager of TeleUno, the Latino cabler it acquired from Spelling in April.
While the fate of several major fall releases hangs in the balance, popular TV shows already are suffering because of the ongoing strike of Italy's dubbing actors.
Nickelodeon has signed a deal with Metromedia Intl. Group to create a 24-hour Russian-language version of the network for the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and the Baltic Republics.
In a milestone for the subscription TV biz, 4-year-old satcaster DirecTV is expected to announce today that it has hit the 4 million subscriber mark.