The people repeated themselves again and again Sunday night at "The 24th Annual People's Choice Awards" as "ER" was chosen favorite TV drama series for the fourth straight year and "Seinfeld" the…
Riding high with a reinvigorated Saturday-morning children's slate, ABC will add a TV spinoff of Disney's 1997 animated feature "Hercules" to its kidvid lineup in the fall (Daily Variety, July 30).
The Mexican government has awarded 36 new licenses for cable TV in 36 smaller cities where cable has not been available.
EXCLUSIVEEmmy Award-winning director-producer Scott Winant ("thirtysomething," "My So-Called Life") is developing several new drama and comedy pilots for fall under his company Twilight Time Films.
EXCLUSIVEHBO has committed to its second-ever episodic drama series, "The Sopranos," a Mob-themed hour for which the Time Warner cabler has purchased 12 episodes, plus the completed pilot, for a…
USA Network and its sister Sci-Fi Channel have jointly acquired a package of 28 theatrical drama, sci-fi and horror titles -- a few of them genre classics -- from the vaults of MGM Domestic TV…
CNBC is shaking up its weekend evening schedule -- making room for more entertainment. The cabler will bow a French adventure series on Saturday, Jan. 17, at 8 p.m., Daily Variety has learned.
In keeping with holiday tradition, ratings for most syndie shows took a dive in the week before Christmas and the first day of Hanukkah.
"The Magnificent Seven" and the Nebraska 11 have blitzed the Dec. 29-Jan. 4 Nielsens competition, putting CBS atop the weeklong primetime standings in households. NBC remained in charge of the adults…
Veteran TV scriptwriters like Susan Silver of "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and Lee Kalcheim of "The Odd Couple" and "All in the Family" will offer tips on writing sitcom scripts at a Jan. 14 seminar…
A pregnant woman and at least eight other people were injured Thursday when audience bleacher seats collapsed on the set of Columbia TriStar TV Distribution's syndie latenight strip "Vibe."