As if four hours of May Mafia Madness from CBS' "The Last Don II" last weekend somehow weren't enough, NBC rolls out another 240 minutes of cosa nostra that isn't five minutes old before the lead…
Hope springs eternal for fans of the "Jerry Springer Show." The latest national Nielsen syndie ratings report indicates that "Springer" loyalists were unfazed by recent allegations that their beloved…
Former model Terry Farrell has been cast as the female lead opposite Ted Danson in the CBS/Paramount sitcom "Becker." Farrell will play the owner of the local diner that Danson's character frequents…
The current rights rift between Granada Entertainment and Carsey-Werner over the development of the ABC comedy "Earth Scum" apparently stemmed from more than one single incident, sources say.
"Access Hollywood" supervising producer Laurie Ender is stepping down at the end of this month after three years with the NBC/Twentieth TV syndie newsmag.
Amid great fanfare, Egypt has launched Nilesat, its first solo satellite venture.
FROM NCTAThe public is probably going to have to pay for the programming on the digital services that dozens of TV stations start transmitting in the next year or so.
Looking to court a new audience with a couple of names from the past, the evolving Fox Family Channel is giving the 1970s' "Saturday Night Live" clay legend Mr. Bill his own primetime series and has…
FROM NCTAFCC Chairman Bill Kennard said Tuesday that his agency will intervene within "the next few months" if talks between cablers and broadcasters do not result in widespread carriage of…
Barbra Streisand has nixed the idea of a public debate with Charlton Heston on the issue of gun control and the definition of the Second Amendment.
Fox News Channel plucked Washington journalists Fred Barnes and Mort Kondracke off syndie political talker "The McLaughlin Group" on Tuesday, saying the two will host an as-yet-unnamed, weekly…