Arthur Seidel, a producer and unit production manager for over 35 years, died Feb. 21 of cancer at Cedar Sinai Medical Center. He was 66.
Roseanne, who's set to launch a daytime talkshow this fall, has tapped Allan Stephan as head of development for her Full Moon & High Tide Prods., which has set up shop at King World Prods.
The furor over the cooked Nielsen diary in Albany, N.Y., won't die down. In an effort to address the concerns of the Albany stations that lost roughly $400,000 in sales revenue because of the rigged…
HBO original programming prexy Chris Albrecht has upped five executives to key positions in the programming departments of HBO and Cinemax.
In an effort to give a bounce to its sinking new sitcom "The Closer," CBS has scheduled a special episode of the Tom Selleck vehicle to be broadcast on Saturday, March 28, at 10:30 p.m., following…
CBS is bringing "Murphy Brown" back to its old Monday stomping grounds next month for the six weeks leading up to the one-hour series finale May 18.
ABC is in talks with actor Malcolm McDowell to star as the lead character in its remake of "Fantasy Island."
Will fans still tune in to Fox's long-running animated hit "The Simpsons" if the characters' voices change next season? Twentieth Century Fox TV is preparing for just that possibility if a deal with…
Universal Studios Networks has set April 30 as the launch date for its action suspense channel in Germany, 13th Street, having secured a broadcast license from the Berlin-Brandenburg media…
Bavarian media mogul Leo Kirch will be required to broadcast major World Cup soccer matches on German free TV, German state premiers ruled on Wednesday.
In a breakthrough for its TV division, Aussie producer-distribber Southern Star on Wednesday unveiled a joint venture with Bryan Brown's NewTown Films to produce a series of movies for U.S. pay TV…