Considering the month it had, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences should be happy. While ABC's Oscar broadcast was not the condensed kudofest that Team Zanuck promised, it was far from the…
Letterman, who underwent emergency bypass surgery on Jan. 14, reappeared on "Late Show With David Letterman" on Feb. 21 to one of its highest ratings ever. Since his part-time return, a number of…
ABC beat out several network rivals for small screen rights to Susan Finstad's "Natasha: The Biography of Natalie Wood," to be published in spring 2001 by Harmony Books. Finstad will receive $350,000…
ABC midseason laffer "Then Came You" bowed to strong ratings Wednesday night, winning its half-hour in adults 18-49 with the net's best comedy tally in the slot in six months.
This animated musical version of "Tom Sawyer," essentially a direct-to-video release, finds an appropriate platform on the Nashville Network before appearing in video stores a week later.
The FX cable network, pushing to compete in the theatrical-movie arena with TBS, TNT and USA, has gone on a shopping spree, landing a shared window with ABC for "The Green Mile" and "Any Given…
Patrick Dempsey ("Scream 3") is headed for ABC's "Elizabeth Street," inking a deal to star in the fall 2000 Martin Scorsese/James Yoshimura drama pilot.
Mike Tyson's fights used to be automatic pay-per-view events, but for the third time in a row, a Tyson bout will end up on Showtime.
CBS is saying goodbye to "Cosby." The Bill Cosby laffer, produced by Carsey-Werner, will call it quits next month following a four-season run on the Eye, the net plans to announce today.
MTV has five shows in development for its prime "10 Spot," the channel announced Thursday at an upfront presentation for advertisers in Los Angeles on Thursday.
The merger of U.K. cable operators NTL and Cable & Wireless Communications has been approved by Britain's Competition Commission.