Showtime programming chief Jerry Offsay, producer Tom Werner of the Carsey-Werner Co. and NBC TV Stations prexy Scott Sassa are among the executives skedded to participate in the "First Annual…
Ted Turner romped into the U.K. Tuesday with both guns blazing and Jane Fonda in attendance, his first visit in years.
Universal is developing a sitcom for CBS that stars actor Joe Pantoliano ("EZ Streets") and is executive produced by Mark Driscoll ("Ellen"), writer-director Ron Shelton ("Bull Durham") and feature…
If the October book is any indication, "Jerry Springer" is going to have a November sweep to remember.
Twentieth Century Fox has purchased "Five Day Forecast," a pitch from first-time writing team Jonathan Fernandez and Thomas Hines for Davis Entertainment. The pre-emptive bid for the high-concept…
ABC has warned the Federal Communications Commission that it better finalize its list of digital channel assignments by Jan. 2, or KABC may miss its goal of putting a digital signal on the air by…
ABC has decided not to pick up any more episodes of the Saturday night Steven Bochco drama "Total Security," sources said, while CBS has ordered the back-nine episodes of its Tuesday drama "Michael…
In an effort to lay the foundation of a family-friendly broadcast network, Paxson Communications has reached an agreement with Eyemark Entertainment for off-network rights to the CBS series "Touched…
Six TV executives have been installed as new members to the board of directors of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation (ATASF).
"The Rosie O'Donnell Show" is headed west again for the February '98 sweep to drum up ratings and money for breast cancer research.