CBS and 20th Century Fox TV are close to a deal with Arsenio Hall to star in a three-episode arc of the frosh action comedy "Martial Law," which may lead to a permanent role on the show.
Jonathan Wald has been upped to senior broadcast producer for "NBC Nightly News with Tom Brokaw," while Ben Sherwood has been named senior producer of the newscast.
Columbia TriStar Television has inked a one-year development deal with actor/comedian Bernie Mac. As part of the deal, Mac will produce and star in his own half-hour sitcom for the fall 1999 season…
Actor and avid golfer Samuel L. Jackson has been signed to host the "1999 ESPY Awards," the seventh annual ESPN gala honoring excellence in sports.
The first two pics produced by Montreal-based TVA Intl. for the Fox Family Channel have wrapped production and are set to air on the U.S. cable network.
Fox profits were swept away along with the San Diego Padres Wednesday night, as the New York Yankees completed their World Series romp with a 3-0 victory.
Private station TVN is in trouble. Lackluster ratings, management squabbles and regulatory problems may be threatening the life of a once promising venture.
To help fill the holes in their schedules created by the NBA lockout, the Fox Sports Net regional sports channels have cut a deal to televise five baseball games from the Major League-Japan All-Star…
NBC News correspondent Richard Roth has ankled the Peacock and is returning to CBS News.
ABC and PBS have jumped to an early lead when it comes to putting HDTV programming lineups in place for next month's digital unveiling -- an event broadcasters hail as the most dramatic improvement…