In an effort to level the playing field with its cable rivals, DirecTV has engineered a deal with Fox that will allow the satcaster to add all 22 Fox O&O stations to its channel lineup in exchange…
The number of pay TV subscribers in Brazil rose 1.5% to 2.73 million in the first quarter, from 2.69 million in the latest quarter of 1998, according to local institute PTS.
Richard Katz, a reporter who covered cable and broadcast TV for Variety and Daily Variety, died of respiratory failure at St. Vincent's Hospital in Manhattan early Tuesday. He was 33.
Kristin Chenoweth, a Tony winner this year for her role as Sally in "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown," has inked a talent holding deal with Paramount Network TV.
The new fall season is shaping up to be the year of the drama, and so far, that's played to NBC's advantage.
Exactly 10 years after receiving the best picture trophy for "Driving Miss Daisy," producers Richard and Lili Fini Zanuck this spring will return to the Oscar limelight.
NBC News has greenlit a plan to double-pump its top-rated "Today" show by skedding same-day rebroadcasts of the breakfastcast on all-news cabler MSNBC.
CBS has locked up exclusive broadcast rights to the White House-sponsored "America's Millennium Gala," a 2-1/2-hour music and entertainment extravaganza to air live from Washington, D.C., on New…
NBC and Warner Bros. Television have landed Stockard Channing to play the role of the first lady in "The West Wing," the new drama about the inner workings of the White House. Channing will begin…
ABC's "World News Tonight" has edged "NBC Nightly News" in the total viewers race for the year's third quarter, but the Peacock's Tom Brokaw-anchored newscast held onto the quarterly lead in adults…
Talk about a midlife crisis. NBC's "Garth Brooks ... In the Life of Chris Gaines" spotlights America's favorite cowboy as he works through some obvious emotional baggage. The industry's surest bet…