Nancy Cartwright, who lends her voice to the character of Bart on "The Simpsons" is close to renewing her contract with 20th Century Fox TV for about $50,000 per episode, sources said.
UPN and Buena Vista TV have resumed negotiations to run a daily two-hour Disney kids block on the netlet, sources say.
Canadian producer Allegro Films has teamed with Saban Entertainment to make 12 TV movies, set to be filmed over the next year in Montreal.
The USA Network two-night original "Moby Dick" took first and second places among basic-cable programs for the first quarter of '98 in total households, with Nielsen Media ratings of 8.1. Comedy…
The threat of Fox affiliates pre-empting the April 27 episode of "Ally McBeal" is losing steam, as at least one major station that was considering preemption has decided against the move.
The intensive viewer interest that produced the highest-rated Oscarcast in 15 years spilled over to the pre-Academy Awards shows as well, with KABC and KTLA earning huge ratings increases for their…
Judy Tur, mother of helicopter newsman Bob Tur, died Feb. 27 in Los Angeles of primary pulmonary hypertension. She was 58.
Jonathan Slott, a former radio and TV scriptwriter, producer and director, died March 2 in Novato of a stroke. He was 89.
Linda Hamilton has been cast as the voice of Nemesis, demi-goddess of vengeance, in the animated series "Disney's Hercules."
The Disney Channel has ordered 65 episodes of a gameshow strip from Dick Clark Prods. that's based on the Price Stern Sloan series of Mad Libs fill-in-the-blank party-game books.
The relationship between celluloid and singing is nearly as old as film itself. But if the marriage has been a long one, it has not been entirely harmonious. As "The Art of Singing: Golden Voices…