The U.K. government has denied persistent reports that it intends to scrap plans for a $40 annual digital TV license fee for the BBC.
KNBC4 Los Angeles continues to beef up its local programming. Days after announcing a Fred Roggin-led sports quiz show, the station has said it will spin off its regular news segment "4 Your Health"…
ABC has handed Steven Bochco, executive producer of "NYPD Blue," some good news and some not-so-good news. The good news: "NYPD Blue" will stay in its Tuesday-at-10 primetime slot.
Call it the Fall Fade. Latest Nielsens suggest several first-year primetime series may be about finished, at least in their current timeslots.
Saturday's Game One of the World Series, between the New York Yankees and Atlanta Braves, scored a 15.0 rating, 26 share of households in Nielsen's 46 metered markets, a 4% improvement over last…
HBO execs have announced the consolidation of two divisions, HBO Pictures and HBO NYC, into a new banner, HBO Films, and already have locked up more than a few key industry players into telepic…
Beth Littleford, a correspondent on Comedy Central's "The Daily Show," has signed a six-figure deal with Big Ticket Television to develop and star in her own sitcom for fall 2000.
Thrillers don't come more complete than HBO Signature's "Butterfly Collectors." Buoyed by smashing turns from Pete Postlethwaite and tyro Jamie Draven, this two-part British pickup is anything but…
Cable operator Telewest has unveiled its digital TV platform, Active Digital, which will offer 150 TV and radio channels.
CBS strides in primetime are translating into progress in latenight for the Eye's "Late Show With David Letterman," which is running closer to "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" this fall than it has…
NBC's "The West Wing" may be fading somewhat in the latest Nielsen polls, but the D.C. drama is apparently piling up the votes where it counts most: among affluent young adults.