The latest deadline for bids for the remaining assets of Polygram Filmed Entertainment has come and gone, and at least three contenders appear to be still in the race.
The History Channel on Wednesday announced a slew of upcoming original documentaries.
Viewership of Tuesday's State of the Union Address by President Clinton dropped roughly 15% from last year on the Big Three nets, despite the unprecedented drama and irony of watching a President…
NBC has confirmed that Paramount Network TV's "Lateline" will return to the schedule in a new Tuesday 8:30 p.m. timeslot March 16 after sitting out the February sweeps period (Daily Variety, Jan. 20).
Actor David James Elliott, star of CBS' fast-growing drama "JAG," has formed his own production company, Firefly Prods., and has inked a first-look deal with Paramount Network TV to develop telefilms.
Arts cabler Bravo announced its first-ever miniseries, the $20 million, eight-hour "The Count of Monte Cristo."
Actress Salma Hayek has inked a two-year, first-look deal to create TV shows in English for Columbia TriStar TV and in Spanish for the Sony-run Telemundo network.
BSkyB has enlisted the services of Richard Attenborough to front its Millennium Movies poll, an extensive survey to determine the U.K.'s most popular films in the run up to 2000.
In the wake of last week's launch of the Discovery Channel on 450 cable systems across Hungary, representatives for Discovery Networks Europe (DNE) are calling this East European expansion just one…
Daniel Sackheim has inked an exclusive, two-year overall deal with 20th Century Fox TV that calls for him to develop, executive produce and direct series for the studio and for Chris Carter's Ten…