Sean Patrick Flanery ("Young Indiana Jones Chronicles"), Joe Viterelli ("Analyze This") and Guy Torry ("American History X") have been cast in the UPN pilot "The Strip" from Warner Bros. TV and Joel…
Kathy McCormick has inked a two-year overall deal with Studios USA worth about $2 million.
Go take on the daytime TV audience: Radio shrink Dr. Laura Schlessinger is close to inking a syndie talkshow deal with Paramount Domestic TV.
In its report card for the first quarter of 1999, A.C. Nielsen handed out primetime ratings increases to 19 of the 38 regularly monitored cable networks -- exactly half.
Noah Emmerich ("The Truman Show") has been cast in UPN's Jon Favreau pilot, and Loretta Devine ("Waiting to Exhale") has been cast in the netlet's "Moesha" spinoff "Mo'Nique."
Latino cabler LAPTV, backed by Universal, Paramount, MGM and Fox, is set to roll out a third film network today.
George Washington as a combination of Rambo and G.I. Joe is headed to A&E in Howard Fast's adaptation of his historical novel "The Crossing," starring Jeff Daniels.
SBS Broadcasting's chairman and CEO Harry Evans Sloan told Daily Variety the company has put plans to move into Poland "at the top of its agenda."
Sex on British TV is getting out of hand, the U.K.'s TV watchdog has concluded.
Acme Television, the station group headed by WB Network chief Jamie Kellner, has taken the curious step of trading its WB affiliate station in Albuquerque, N.M., for the UPN affil in the market.
Fox and ABC got the biggest premieres and CBS had hoops, but the March 22-28 primetime Nielsens win has gone to NBC thanks to a timely Tuesday-Wednesday rally.