CBS has picked up nine additional episodes of its Monday Ted Danson sitcom "Becker," while ABC has slotted the Drew Carey-hosted reality series "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" for the Wednesday 9:30 p.m…
Rupert Murdoch's FX cable network has ponied up about $40 million to engineer its first major buy of theatrical movies in their first broadcast window, but with one caveat: It will have to share the…
"Twister" has generated just enough of a ratings updraft to lift NBC over Fox for the Nov. 9-15 primetime Nielsens week in adults 18-49, but not enough to reach CBS in households.
The November sweep is shaping up to be a real horse race between Fox O&O KTTV and WB Network affil KTLA for the coveted 10 p.m. news crown.
Stephen Chao, who signed on as president of production for USA Network seven months ago, has given the go-ahead to his first primetime series, a tongue-in-cheek action series called "GvsE."
Fox Broadcasting Co. has renewed its news series "Fox Files" for a full season of 22 episodes for the Thursday 9 p.m.-10 p.m. slot.
If there is justice in Hollywood, then HBO's bracing, flamboyant biopic "Winchell" will be remembered as the vehicle that made full-on stars of Stanley Tucci and Paul Giamatti as well as the film…
John Lithgow will star as Don Quixote in a new TNT movie version of the classic Cervantes novel, said Julie Weitz, TNT's production chief.
Less "Wait Until Dark" than "The Christopher Reeve Story," ABC's ballyhooed remake of the 1954 Hitchcock classic "Rear Window" is so different in style and focus from its predecessor that it's…
The FCC has jumped into the debate between satcasters and TV stations over which viewers should be allowed to sign up for satellite-delivered programming that includes network signals from distant…