Don't do a double-take if you start hearing Tony Soprano bark out orders to his Mafia henchmen in Spanish: Your cable company simply may have picked up HBO Latino.
Turner Broadcasting's TBS and TNT have ponied up $47.5 million to harvest the cable rights to 19 Paramount theatrical movies, including "Forrest Gump," "The Truman Show," "Runaway Bride," "Deep…
Continuing its search for a mainstream comedy hit, the WB network has signed "King of the Hill" scribe-exec producer Greg Daniels to create a new live-action laffer for the 2000-01 season.
Jim Blomfield has been tapped chief executive of News Corp.'s Foxtel, the leading Australian feevee service. Blomfield was director of technology and broadcasting at Foxtel before taking the same…
Alan Suhonen has been appointed general manager of Network News Service, the domestic news cooperative being formed among ABC NewsOne, CBS Newspath and Fox News Edge.
Surprise, surprise: A USA network telepic about a mother-and-daughter bounty hunting team transcends its genre trappings and becomes a delightful, comic romp, packed with eccentric characters and…
A memorial service will be held today for Leonard Goldenson, the founder and former chairman of ABC, who died Dec. 27.
Ever since the Cold War ended, spy-story aficionados have sought a way to revive the genre within the context of the new world order. This latest series from Barry Sonnenfeld's company simply lets…
The Museum of Television & Radio has added four vice chairs to its board, including CBS Corp. prexy and CEO Mel Karmazin.
Rick Jacobson, prexy and chief operating officer of Twentieth Television and a well-liked veteran of the syndication biz, died Sunday at Tarzana Hospital after a long battle with cancer. He was 48.
TV stations are once again seeing some action. A slew of action hours debuting this year have now firmed up gos for a sophomore run this fall, locking up valuable station clearances next season. In…