The Nashville Network has gone to extreme lengths to pin down grappler Taz for a three-year contract extension before it climbs into the TV wrestling ring.
Chase Manhattan Bank has agreed to help finance a several-hundred-million-dollar fund being set up by CBS CEO Mel Karmazin and Clear Channel Communications CEO Lowry Mays to finance minority…
Barry Diller's USA Networks is taking another shot at filming a sitcom despite the staggering failure rate of previous laffer attempts on basic cable.
King World Prods. CEO Michael King plans to ankle his management post at the company he helped build -- a move directly linked to the syndie giant's pending acquisition by CBS.
The private and political life of German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder will soon be lampooned beyond the latenight talkshow circuit.
The Academy of Television Arts & Science's first female chairman and CEO, Meryl Marshall, has been re-elected this week after an unopposed run as the ATAS topper.
Turns out the folks at ABC's "Two Guys and a Girl" weren't the first on the air with promos spoofing "The Blair Witch Project" after all.
The WB Network's summer sitcom "Movie Stars" has snagged a midseason commitment from the web, as well as a new producer.
British Sky Broadcasting has signed up 1.2 million digital subscribers, exceeding expectations and placing the satcaster well ahead of the pack in the U.K.'s white-hot digital TV market.
HBO has greenlit production on six-hour mini "The Corner," the cabler's official followup to its 12-part miniseries "From Earth to the Moon," exec-produced by Tom Hanks.
In a surprise announcement at the close of Wednesday night's broadcast, "Late Night with Conan O'Brien" sidekick Andy Richter said he will ankle the couch next spring.