Nickelodeon UK is launching Nick Jr., a new TV channel for pre-schoolers, on satcaster BSkyB's SkyDigital platform come Sept. 1.
Maybe they'll call it "Come See About Me." Diana Ross' Anaid Films has inked a deal with ABC to produce a four-hour miniseries chronicling "her spectacular rise to fame and her early, unparalleled…
It's Howard Stern's "Doomsday" scenario: People in motor homes searching endlessly for family values in post-apocalyptic America.
Human behavior can be wilder than animals, at least when it comes to the creator of "The Chimp Channel." Tom Stern was fired from the TBS Superstation show after he "disrobed and broke a bottle of…
Amid the latest furor over the talkshow, Barry Diller's USA Networks has moved to extricate itself from the controversy by quietly shopping the "Jerry Springer Show" to smaller indie distribs such as…
Just months after overseeing the launch of new South African television channel e.tv, station CEO Jonathon Procter quit his post Tuesday.
Italian television viewers on average spent more time watching free terrestrial TV during the 1998-99 season, running October through May, while the number of subscribers to pay TV services Telepiu…
Despite tense negotiations and network ultimatums, ABC affiliates meeting in Los Angeles Tuesday were anxious to cut a deal on a plan to share the cost of "Monday Night Football" in exchange for…
NBC is starting to truly feel the absence of Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls from the NBA playoffs and the pain could get a lot worse if the scrappy New York Knicks are eliminated by the Indiana…
When Tom Waits was releasing impressive noirish albums that had to be listened to in the dark, his concerts were right in line with his current disc. He never felt the need to connect the dots for…