NBC has confirmed that Paramount Network TV's "Lateline" will return to the schedule in a new Tuesday 8:30 p.m. timeslot March 16 after sitting out the February sweeps period (Daily Variety, Jan. 20).
Christina Applegate and French Stewart will host "TV Guide Awards," which will air 8-10 p.m. Feb. 1 on the Fox network.
Actor David James Elliott, star of CBS' fast-growing drama "JAG," has formed his own production company, Firefly Prods., and has inked a first-look deal with Paramount Network TV to develop telefilms.
Telescene Film Group of Montreal has inked a deal with "Lethal Weapon" helmer Richard Donner to executive produce the TV project "Blackheart."
ESPN has taken another step to gain control over the ballooning cost of sports rights by creating a multisport event called the ESPN Great Outdoor Games.
The latest deadline for bids for the remaining assets of Polygram Filmed Entertainment has come and gone, and at least three contenders appear to be still in the race.
For the first time, cablers grabbed all the telepic/miniseries nominations from the American Society of Cinematographers, with HBO nabbing three of the five; though the broadcast networks were shut…
Actress Salma Hayek has inked a two-year, first-look deal to create TV shows in English for Columbia TriStar TV and in Spanish for the Sony-run Telemundo network.
Is it just me, or does it seem that primetime has been stampeded lately by a trend in which tight-knit but frightfully unstable Irish families populated by an overabundance of square-jawed cops and…
ABC will debut the midseason drama "Strange World" in a special sneak preview Monday, March 8, at 10 p.m. before moving the show to the 10 p.m. Tuesday slot March 9 for four weeks, while "NYPD Blue"…
Viewers who stumble onto the disarmingly clever "Wonderful World of Disney" entry "A Saintly Switch" might be excused for greeting it with diminished expectations. Here, after all, is yet another of…