FROM NATPEForget Mip and Monte Carlo. NATPE is now the not-to-be-missed mecca for international TV execs. Some 2,500 foreign attendees -- 15% of the confab's total -- have rolled into New Orleans for…
FROM NATPEBugs Bunny is about to hop into China. In a deal that could signal a new stage in the relations between China and Hollywood's TV suppliers, national broadcaster CCTV will air a package of…
FROM NATPEWith both sides acknowledging the need for major changes, ABC and its affil board have agreed to step up efforts to come up with "a grand plan" to redefine the web-stations relationship.
FROM NATPEGo girl! That's the word from Warner Bros., which has declared its Queen Latifah talker a "firm go" for fall 1999.
With the affil deals, the Miami-based news net, already available to more than 10 million Latino and U.S. homes, secures a presence in five of the Top 10 Hispanic markets.
CBS and Craig Anderson Prods. are developing a four-hour miniseries about the controversial relationship between Thomas Jefferson, the third president of the United States, and his slave mistress…
House Telecommunications Chairman Billy Tauzin (R-La.) said organizational reform of the Federal Communications Commission is moving forward now that he has approval for his project from Republican…
CBS' premiere of "Turks" has earned muscular increases in key male demographics for the Eye's Thursday lineup, despite fairly soft household and young-adult results.
After strong performances for three straight weeks, NBC has ordered four additional episodes of its Friday drama "Providence."
CBS' "This Morning" has edged out ABC's "Good Morning America" for second place in total viewers for the Jan. 11-15 week, but the arrival of "GMA's" interim hosting team, Diane Sawyer and Charles…
Polygram TV's syndie strip "Blind Date" has been picked up for a fall debut by Chris Craft/United TV's WWOR New York and KCOP Los Angeles.