NBC has named Dennis Swanson co-chairman of its Olympics division, which will plan the network's coverage of the next five Olympics, starting with Sydney in 2000.
Jane Fonda will host the next installment of Turner Broadcasting's "People Count," an environmentally conscious series of specials that will air on both TBS Superstation and CNN in the U.S., and on…
Argentina has joined a select group of nations by opting to use the U.S. standard ATSC for the development of digital TV next year.
Warner Bros. Intl. Television Prods. has inked a development pact with Germany's recently established UFA International Film and TV Production unit.
Scott Sassa is stepping into the eye of a hurricane as he begins his new gig as entertainment prexy at NBC.
Pat Wallace, VP and general manager of NBC-owned WCAU in Philadelphia, has been tapped to take over from Scott Sassa as president of the NBC Television Stations, the web is expected to announce today.
The calendar says it's still only October, but ready or not, here come the midseason reinforcements. First to arrive is this one-joke UPN trifle from the fine folks at Castle Rock TV that -- from the…
NBC's "Wind on Water" has been blown off the air. The Peacock pulled the plug on the critically-despised actioner Monday after just two outings Saturdays at 8 p.m. Ratings for both episodes were…
When Nielsen Media Research announces ratings results for the Oct. 19-25 primetime Nielsens week on Tuesday, NBC is in danger of landing in fourth place in households for just the second time ever…
New Line Television has signed producers David Manson and Arla Sorkin Manson and their Sarabande Prods. to an exclusive two-year series development and production deal.