TV Azteca, aiming to beef up its slate of gameshows, has inked a deal with King World Intl. to produce a local version of the long-running U.S. hit "Jeopardy."
"The 1998 MTV Video Music Awards" racked up the kudofest's best Nielsen rating since 1990, pulling in 5.8 million households, which factored out to 8.9 million viewers.
The Fox sitcoms "Living in Captivity" and "Getting Personal" have shown glimmers of life with their Friday season premieres.
Veteran CNN reporter John Holliman, who won fame and critical kudos for his on-scene reports from Baghdad during the Gulf War, died Saturday in a car accident outside Atlanta. He was 49.
Ted Turner has outbid Rupert Murdoch and Barry Diller for the cable TV rights to "Seinfeld" in a fierce auction that has driven the price of the show to more than $100 million. The parties to the…
"Just Shoot Me" star David Spade is developing and voicing a primetime NBC toon that would mark Brillstein-Grey's first foray into TV animation and would be NBC's first original primetime animated…
The continental adults-only TV channel Eurotica Rendez-Vous plans to take the British government to court after being blocked from broadcasting via satellite to the U.K.
The doctor is in yet again. "Frasier" marked the end of the first half-century of the Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday at the Shrine Auditorium by rewriting the record book.
Gary Sinise, who won for lead actor in a miniseries or special for "George Wallace," heard the news that the former Alabama governor had died just before he walked into the pressroom.
In recalling his favorite television moment, Emmy presenter Mark Harmon chose Mark McGwire's 62nd home run. As the actor detailed the event, the audience applauded, and it was clear that the moment…
Complete list of winners: COMEDY SERIES“Frasier” – Grub Street Prods. in association with Paramount (NBC). DRAMA SERIES“The Practice” – David E. Kelley Prods. in association with Twentieth Century…