EXCLUSIVEAcademy Award-winning feature film producer Mark Johnson ("Rain Man") has inked a deal with CBS to oversee the development of three drama pilot scripts penned by prominent film writers.
ABC's "World News Tonight" will be showing more of two familiar faces starting today. Sam Donaldson has been tapped chief White House correspondent, while Cokie Roberts has been named chief…
More hard news and documentary programming are the foundations of a new programming lineup announced Wednesday by CNN.
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America's Got Talent
America's Got Talent1Rating: 2.5 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 11.4 Network: NBC
Big Brother2Rating: 2.3 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 6.9 Network: CBS
Dancing With The Stars
Dancing With The Stars3Rating: 2.1 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 12.3 Network: ABC
EXCLUSIVE"Seinfeld" is poised to write a new chapter in the syndie record books as Columbia TriStar TV Distribution prepares to negotiate a second round of syndie deals with 200-plus TV markets…
Revenues for basic cable TV soared 17% in 1997 to $7.9 billion, while primetime cable viewership hit a high of 35.3%, according to year-end stats compiled by the Cabletelevision Advertising Bureau…
The U.K.'s Channel 5 has sealed a three-year output deal for feature films from Buena Vista Intl. TV. The pact covers roughly 60 movies made by Walt Disney, Touchstone and Hollywood Pictures from…
Cartoons are coming back to CBS' Saturday-morning sked. The Eye web plans to completely revamp its struggling Saturday-ayem lineup next fall, replacing this season's live-action kidvid fare with six…
Bucking a longrunning audience erosion trend, CBS newsmag "60 Minutes" announced Wednesday that its viewership was up 5% at the end of the fall season.
NBC has extended the contract of "Tonight Show" host Jay Leno to 2003. The move, announced Tuesday by NBC brass, was far from a surprise, as the Leno-led talker has been No. 1 in the latenight…
China Entertainment Television founder Robert Chua said he has been left in the lurch by his would be mainland Chinese investors, and may have to close down the nearly 3 year old satellite…