Fremantle Intl., the leading supplier of TV gameshows abroad, is continuing a drive to produce local versions of its classic and newly minted gameshows throughout Latin America.
Build a kidvid around dinosaurs, and they will come -- or that seems to be the hope of Bravo, the cultural channel that's taking a shot at children's programming with "Opening Shot," an art program…
After seven months of protests, PBS has decided to air Mark Mori and Susan Robinson's Oscar-nominated docu "Building Bombs, the Legacy," which uncovers massive environmental problems related to 40…
Gotham's WWOR-TV has committed to air a full hour of All American TV's syndie gameshow "Family Feud," 4-5 p.m. starting Sept. 13.
Donna Mills will star in "Barbara Taylor Bradford's 'Remember,' " a four-hour NBC miniseries which will air opposite the baseball playoffs in October. Stephen Collins, Ian Richardson and Claire Bloom…
KRON-TV in San Francisco will end its 18-month test of early West Coast primetime and return to the traditional 8-11 p.m. hours beginning Sept. 6, the NBC affiliate announced Wednesday.
Park Communications Inc. of Ithaca, N.Y., has bought TV station KALB, an NBC affiliate in Alexandria, La., for an undisclosed price. Sellers were the estate of T.B. Lanford of Shreveport, La.; Bill…
A survey by Cable Networks Inc. of more than 300 television stations has found that at least 75% are seeking either retransmission consent or some combination of retrans and must-carry in…
NBC will offer early premieres of two of its new fall series -- Tuesday sitcoms "The John Larroquette Show" and "The Second Half"-- and will debut its Thursday sitcom lineup Sept. 16.
Viacom Pictures and Spelling Entertainment have purchased rights to Elmore Leonard's novel "Pronto," to be published by Delacorte in October.
Two King World powerhouses, "Jeopardy!" and "The Oprah Winfrey Show," posted the biggest gains of any top-10 syndie shows during the week ended July 25.