NCTATele-Communications Inc. chairman John Malone said he's talking to the broadcast networks about a revenue-sharing deal for six to 10 new broadcast-originated high-definition pay TV services. The…
Emmy and Peabody award-winning Olympic documentarian Bud Greenspan has reached an agreement with Showtime to produce five feature-length documentaries through his Cappy Prods.
CBS' "The Last Don II" has begun its two-night run with unexciting numbers, well short of last May's first "Don," but strong enough to gun down ABC's "Waiting to Exhale" and NBC's "The Long Island…
Eddie Cibrian, of Spelling sudser "Sunset Beach," has inked to star opposite Chuck Norris in the CBS telefilm "The Hit Man: Bound By Honor." Shooting is under way in Dallas.
For DreamWorks Television, the pot of syndie gold at the end of the primetime rainbow is finally in sight.
NBC has added to its huge May sweeps lead with the top-rated "Seinfeld" since Nov. 20.
Not since Joseph Stalin cut his short-lived deal with the devil Nazis in 1939 has a nonaggression pact provoked so much controversy, not to mention headlines. A defiant Jerry Springer says he has no…
The Clinton administration is asking to take Greece to an international trade court with a claim that Hellenic TV stations are regularly airing U.S. movies without authorization.
Carlton TV has hooked up with Los Angeles-based Dick Clark Prods. to produce a one-off American version of its ITV reality hit "Neighbors From Hell" for ABC.
CBS tapped the sarcastic Greg Kilborn, host of Comedy Central's "The Daily Show," to replace Tom Snyder on "The Late Late Show," a move that should provide more competition for NBC's "Late Night With…
"The Full Monty" star Mark Addy is set to star as an alien in a Carsey-Werner sitcom for ABC called "Earth Scum." midseason, is about a mixed marriage between an alien, played by Addy, and an…