UPN's performance in the recently completed advertising upfront was not as rosy as previously thought, according to sources close to the weblet and media buyers.
TV docu distrib Unapix Entertainment has signed its biggest co-production deal ever: It will generate 24 hours of primetime programming for Discovery Channel and its sister network Learning Channel.
Twentieth Century Fox TV has inked an overall deal with feature filmmaker Mick Jackson, who has directed such pics as "L.A. Story," "Volcano" and "The Bodyguard."
Warner Bros. comedy director Keith Cox is ankling his studio post to join the fledgling Greenblatt Janollari Studio as vice president of creative affairs, sources said Wednesday.
The syndie biz is settling into its annual June swoon. TV tradition has been that when the weather starts to sizzle, ratings for most major skeins start to fizzle, and this year is no exception…
WNBC is getting out of the midday news business. The NBC flagship station will dump the low- rated 11:30 a.m. edition of "NewsChannel 4'' in early September to make room for the new syndicated talker…
Viewers can expect "The New Maury Povich Show" to feature more emotionally-charged, topical subjects than the old show, Povich and Studios USA told exex at the Promax and BDA conference.
Hot bods and kidvid fare on USA Broadcasting's upstart indie TV station WAMI Miami are getting noticed by the locals.
ChumCity Intl., the distribution and development arm of Canada's Chum Television, has formed a joint venture with Spain's Canales Tematicos for the development of a local "made in Madrid" music…
Granada, the biggest producer in the ITV network, is moving into Germany with a deal to develop three shows for leading private web RTL.