Showtime's new development slate, announced Wednesday, includes its most expensive project ever: the six-hour, $15 million miniseries "Bonanno," based on the authorized life story of Mafia chieftain…
Twentieth TV's "Forgive or Forget" talkshow harvested a 1.6 rating for the week ended Aug. 2, its best Nielsen since the show premiered in firstrun syndication June 8.
For the first time in 21 years, America's eyes will turn away from Graceland on Aug. 16 as the national pastime regains its footing: Fueled by Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa's charge toward a…
NBC latenight warhorse "Saturday Night Live" will kick off its 24th season next month with three new featured players, including the show's first Latino regular.
Romance Classics will position its fall season schedule under the banner "Moonlight Months," and each month from September through December the cable web will feature the U.S. premiere of a feature…
With two pieces of stunt programming starring network comics, cablers had the biggest laugh on Sunday. While CBS won the night overall with a 9.4 rating and 17 share, HBO's "Jerry Seinfeld: I'm…
An innovative series of shows featuring the music of Johann Sebastian Bach and performances by renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma leads the race this year for the Gemini Awards, Canada's equivalent of the…
Producers at ABC's "Home Improvement" have committed to having the program's characters wear seatbelts, a victory for the Entertainment Industries Council, which is trying to persuade all actors to…
CBS News will halt production on "Public Eye With Bryant Gumbel" at the end of this month, making it less likely the newsmag will return as a midseason replacement.
Soon-to-launch family net Pax TV has secured country music star Billy Dean to host "It's a Miracle," a one-hour weekly series about real-life miraculous occurrences.
The latest addition to the MTV world network, MTV Russia, is set to launch at midnight on Sept. 25 near Moscow's Kremlin.