NBC is preempting more than 10% of its educational kidvid for sports programming, and CBS is failing to live up to its promise of promoting its own educational lineup, according to letters released…
Comedy Central, accelerating its drive to pull in higher-visibility programming, has purchased the broadcast network window to "The Brothers McMullen" and "She's the One," both 20th Century Fox…
Rupert Murdoch's Star Plus channel in India is planning to become a pay channel sometime in November, making Star Plus the first general entertainment channel to turn pay.
ABC and Touchstone TV are developing a sitcom for next fall to be written by Marshall Herskovitz ("thirtysomething") and starring Bob Saget ("Full House"), sources confirmed Thursday.
NBC's teens-to-the-grave chronicle of Motown's greatest male hitmakers is so loaded with ace performances that this warmly photographed portrait could hang nicely on a wall of gold records. Told from…
No. 2 Hispanic broadcaster Telemundo, recently taken over by Sony and Liberty Media, will be looking to a mix of original series and hot acquisitions for a boost during the November sweeps.
Some movies are not meant to be remade, and as well-intentioned as this telepic produced under the "Oprah Winfrey Presents" banner surely is, it's destined to suffer in comparison to the stark…
While Tele-Communications Inc.'s support of Geraldine Laybourne's Oxygen Channel gives it immediate credibility, the planned female-targeted cable web will face an uphill battle to become a widely…
The Showtime Networks have engineered an output deal with independent theatrical distributor Stratosphere Entertainment that covers about 30 pictures that Stratosphere is releasing from July 1, 1998…
National Geographic "Explorer" will move its weekly cable home from TBS Superstation to CNBC beginning in September 1999.
Wes Craven brings his intense brand of human misery to TV with this, the first entry in what ABC promises will be an annual Craven film event each Halloween. While "Don't Look Down" has some…
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