Reinforcing the proposition that one powerhouse movie can work wonders for a cable network, TNT vaulted into first place in primetime among all cable networks for the week of Aug. 16 on the strength…
Judge Judy may not be a household name in Germany, but with producers here convinced what works on American TV will work here, viewers will soon be watching plaintiffs and defenders pleading their…
How well did ABC do, Nielsen-wise, in its gambit of bowing the Regis Philbin-hosted quizshow "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?" as a primetime strip last week?
Edward Windsor, better known as Prince Edward, has recruited top Hollywood stars to participate in a documentary on the paparazzi being made by the his TV company, Ardent Prods.
Jennifer Lopez, Mira Sorvino, Madonna and Susan Sarandon have been added to the roster of presenters for the Sept. 9 "1999 MTV Video Music Awards."
Pax TV revs up its schmaltz-o-meter with "Chicken Soup for the Soul," a dramatic anthology series based on the bestselling books by Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen. Lukewarm and full of corn…
KCAL station execs announced Monday that the indie had upgraded the syndicated courtshow to prime access for the fall season.
The National Cable Television Assn. has recruited an executive VP from the ranks of its members. David Krone, executive VP of government relations for AT&T Broadband & Internet Services, will join…
Reps of Russian and ex-Soviet TV stations gathered in Moscow from Thursday through Monday for Teleforum, a TV competition cum confab for the region.
Shepard Smith has been named anchor of Fox News Channel's "The Fox Report."