Mood defeats common sense in Devra Maza's preposterous teleplay in which a young lady turns up after disappearing 17 years ago and finds her old boyfriend still yearning for her. The blatant question…
The BBC may at last be positioned to break into the U.S. TV market, following its agreement on a broad digital alliance with U.S. cable giant Tele-Communications Inc.
Concluding a long search, the Disney Channel has hired Shirley Powell as its new VP of media relations, adding another cog to its restructured executive team under prexy Anne Sweeney.
Village Roadshow Pictures Worldwide is planning to give a limited number of U.S. TV stations the rights to air 13 episodes of its Australian-produced hour drama strip "Pacific Drive" for free this…
NBC's "Law & Order" posted its highest rating in over three years last Thursday as the Dick Wolf drama kicked off a stint in the "ER" timeslot of 10-11 p.m.
The Disney Channel will unveil its new logo at this week's National Cable Television Assn. convention in New Orleans as part of its brand and imaging makeover.
Lies He Told (Mon. (17), 9-11 p.m., ABC) Filmed in Toronto by Jaffe/Braunstein Films Ltd. and Pebblehut Prods. Ltd. Executive producers, Yvonne E. Chotzen, Michael Jaffe, Howard Braunstein; producer…
Although UPN comedy "Moesha" has only been on the air for a year, Worldvision Enterprises last week began meeting with station groups about selling off-net rights to the sitcom for the year 2000, the…
Director Eric Laneuville and actors Gina Phillips and Mark-Paul Gosselaar turn in another tale of young Midwesterners fleeing homelife miseries for what they think will be gold in the Golden State…
Beltway lobbyists may meet with public interest groups as early as this week to begin taking suggestions for changes to the program ratings code, broadcast industry sources say.
Universal Television has inked a multiyear comedy development deal with writer-producer Mark Driscoll. According to sources familiar with the deal, Driscoll signed a two-year, $4 million pact with an…