Last Christmas, Barry Diller bought his embryonic Miami TV station a $6.5 million present -- five-year rights to local NBA games -- but halfway into the November sweeps, the gift remains unwrapped.
UPN has picked Monday Jan. 25 at 8 p.m. as the launch date for its animated sitcom "Dilbert."
CBS has grabbed the November sweeps households lead with a second straight upset win over the Tuesday competition.
Rupert Murdoch's FX has outbid Comedy Central for the cable-TV rights to Columbia TriStar TV Distribution's "Married ... With Children" for a four-year license term, beginning in September 1999.
A former guest on the Leeza Gibbons show has filed a lawsuit against the producers of the talker by claiming the topic of the show was misrepresented, and responses to questions that didn't support…
The WB has set a new single-program ratings record with Monday's "7th Heaven," which surged to a 6.0 rating, 9 share. In total viewers, the teen-targeted WB drama topped the hour's competition on NBC…
Expositional dialogue and explicatory camera use lead us into the weak heart of the plot as a young, urban, black couple, the Sawyers, and their pre-teen son unexpectedly inherit a mansion from the…
Schulman, Metzger eye Ovitz firm Lobell-Bergman Prods. senior VP Catherine Schulman and the Paradigm Agency’s Hank Metzger are expected to become the latest additions to Michael Ovitz’s new…
CBS picked up nine additional episodes of the Monday drama "L.A. Doctors" and five more episodes of Faith Ford's Wednesday comedy "Maggie Winters."
"Titanic" helmer James Cameron has inked an exclusive pact with 20th Century Fox TV and a first-look deal at Fox Broadcasting Co., which has already committed 13 episodes to Cameron's first TV series…