John DiResta is the latest comedian attempting to parlay blue collar woes into a lucrative comedy career, cashing in on his 12 years as a New York City Transit cop.
Rupert Murdoch's FX cable network has renewed its weekly hour-long comedy/variety series "Penn & Teller's Sin City Spectacular" for another eight episodes, boosting the total for the 1998-99 season…
The major studios, which have become masters at carving out additional ancillary-market windows for their theatrical movies, may have stumbled across a new one: pay-per-view redux.
The season premiere of the syndie actioner "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" was held hostage over the weekend in the L.A. and San Francisco markets by a contractual dispute between its station affils and…
NBC's primetime ratings woes don't seem to be hurting the web's latenight juggernaut. "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" attracted its largest premiere week audience since the start of Johnny Carson's…
Latest Nielsen results show NBC finding its Thursday footing in the post-"Seinfeld" era, ABC solidifying its Friday lead and CBS maintaining control of Saturday, but ABC rookies "Fantasy Island" and…
Lynn Whitfield ("Eve's Bayou," "A Thin Line Between Love and Hate") will star in the Lifetime original film "Dangerous Evidence."
Baseball this season has been very, very good to Mark McGwire, Sammy Sosa ... and Fox Broadcasting Co.
The Independent Film Channel is doing its darndest to ride the indie music biz for promotional clout.
Former "Public Eye with Bryant Gumbel" contributor Carol Marin will be a regular contributor -- and possible fulltime correspondent -- for "60 Minutes II."