After a one year return to Los Angeles, the MTV Video Music Awards will move back to Gotham and into the Met, one of the world's greatest opera houses.
Nickelodeon will penetrate Africa via a strategic alliance with M-Net's K-TV channel in South Africa, the Continent's first private subscription service for kids.
Court TV announced that it has purchased the cable rights to Fox's "Cops" (Daily Variety, May 13).
Studios USA has scrapped plans to launch the syndie newsmag strip "Free Speech" this fall.
A key senator suggested Wednesday that if networks don't tone down the sex and violence in their shows, the FCC should consider the moral tone of programming as a factor when deciding renewals of…
J.J. Abrams, co-creator and exec producer of the WB Network's much-praised drama "Felicity," has inked a rich four-year development deal with Disney's Touchstone TV worth an estimated $16 million.
King World Prods.' syndie yakker "The Martin Short Show" has landed on WCBS New York, filling the last major hole in its station lineup in preparation for its fall bow.
Hoping that lightning can strike twice, Showtime reunites acting powerhouses Jack Lemmon and George C. Scott for another remake of a classic (the first was "12 Angry Men"). In their updated script…
While Fox cut the majority of reality shows from its fall schedule, the network has ordered three reality series as backups.
HBO execs may know a good thing when they see it, they just don't always know what to do with it -- the prime example being this Academy Award-nominated series. Each tale drawn from Geoffrey…