TNT's surprising decision to schedule three rerun episodes of "ER" every Thursday from 7 to 10 p.m. beginning this fall could end up weakening the ratings for the firstrun hour on NBC, according to…
Talkshow vet Jose Pretlow has been tapped the new showrunner on Columbia TriStar TV Distribution's latenight syndie strip "Vibe."
Amid intense speculation over who may win and for how much, Columbia TriStar TV Distribution formally opened the bidding process Monday among New York TV stations for second-cycle rerun rights to…
The Albany, N.Y., November Nielsen diaries have been thrown out because an employee from WXXA-TV, a Fox affiliate owned by Clear Channel Communications, apparently cooked the books in favor of WXXA.
Nine months after doubling the length of its "E! News Daily" newscast to an hour at the behest of programming overseer Rich Frank, E! Entertainment Television is returning to a half-hour format…
Be afraid, be very afraid of "That's Life," an uncomfortably crude midseason comedy about a white-trash couple in Queens which looks to be a jarringly insular, Hollywood vision of how the gentiles…
Oliver Stone's Illusion Entertainment has joined forces with Zaloom-Marfield Prods. to craft a two-hour docu for Turner Original Prods. and TBS Superstation, recounting the final months before the…
Standard-issue PBS concert fare, Michael Crawford delights a house of "Phantom" phanatics with a generally tender program of Broadway tunes and a pair of cuts from his latest disc, "On Eagle's Wings."
A potentially serious breach between ABC and its affiliated stations could begin Wednesday if WSYX, the ABC affiliate in Columbus, Ohio, goes ahead with its plan to preempt the network's new 9:30…
If ever a series cried out to be judged on something other than its pilot, it's this spring tryout comedy that starts off being dreadful but progresses to the level of merely semi-contrived in its…
Actress Elizabeth Perkins has been cast opposite Chris Meloni ("12 Monkeys") in Danny Jacobson's 20th Century Fox domestic comedy pilot for ABC called "Modern Man."