In one of the shortest network to cable deals ever, ABC's new Tuesday night drama "Once and Again" will get a rerun just three days later on cabler Lifetime. The deal, which includes provisions that…
The early Nielsen returns look encouraging for NBC's "The West Wing," as the highly anticipated skein collected lots of viewers' votes in Nielsen households Wednesday opposite tough competish from…
Lifting the shroud of mystery surrounding Spain's newest media player, digital terrestrial television operator Onda Digital has unveiled significant details about its growth and acquisitions strategy.
The Canadian-based cable webs Newsworld and Trio have signed affiliate deals with cable giant AT&T Broadband & Internet Services.
The Casting Society of America on Wednesday saluted casting directors for their stage, screen and TV work, with kudos acknowledging projects ranging from "Saving Private Ryan" to "Will & Grace" to…
DreamWorks Television has inked a multiyear first-look deal with Evolution Entertainment, the fledgling management and production shop headed by feature producers Mark Burg and Oren Koules.
Robert Johnson, chairman and CEO of BET Holdings, is proposing to take an equity stake in the UPN Network in exchange for the right to play some of UPN's sitcoms on the BET Network a week or two…
Faced with increasingly brutal competish for talent, webheads say agents for writers and producers with even a hint of buzz around them are asking for -- and getting -- guaranteed "put" pilot…
"48 Hours" has turned out some good work, in the finest tradition of CBS News, since its 1986 debut as a network special on crack addiction, but the newsmag opens its 13th season with a story of a…
NBC's "Will & Grace" won the battle of the Tuesday sitcoms, but ABC won the war for control of the night thanks to a stellar bow from rookie drama "Once and Again."
With much of the syndie product out of the starting gate, the surprise winners may be the stations that opted for less-pricey product.