Rysher Entertainment has inked a $60 million-plus deal with USA Network for the rerun rights to the CBS actioner "Nash Bridges" beginning in fall 2000.
Zee TV is reported to be in discussions with French paybox Canal Plus for a joint venture to launch a 100-channel direct-to-home platform later this year.
In a star-studded gala at the Palace of Culture and Science, E! Entertainment last week launched its Polish-style showbiz channel.
"Baywatch" will change names and locations for the next season -- its 10th -- beginning with its 200th episode, tentatively titled "Aloha Baywatch."
Following a one-year experiment with an 8 p.m. ET start time that produced disappointing ratings, ABC and the NFL have decided to return to the traditional 9 p.m. start for "Monday Night Football"…
Kids' WB! today will announce plans to add a second daily run of the Japanese import "Pokemon" to the web's ayem lineup starting next fall.
ABC has halted talks with its affiliate board on a wide-reaching plan to defray the web's "Monday Night Football" tab and restructure key elements of the overall net-affil relationship.
Go take on the daytime TV audience: Radio shrink Dr. Laura Schlessinger is close to inking a syndie talkshow deal with Paramount Domestic TV.
Hawaii's governor Ben Cayetano personally beseeched members of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical State Employees to accept wage cuts to get TV show "Baywatch" to move here rather than Australia.
Fox O&O KTTV and Univision flagship KMEX paced the local primetime race in the key adults 18-49 demo during the February sweep, according to Nielsen's just-released demographic ratings breakdown.