Flex, the one-named actor/dancer who co-stars in ABC's "Total Security," has inked an overall deal with Disney to develop and star in features as well as a TV pilot, sources said Tuesday.
The outcome of ongoing legislative debates in key territories around Asia could make a significant difference in the development of pay TV across the region, according to Casbaa, the Cable…
CBS News has replaced its top exec responsible for newsgathering, who was blamed for delaying the Eye web's coverage of Princess Diana's fatal car crash over Labor Day weekend.
Twenty-four peer groups of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences each have elected one branch member to serve two-year terms on the ATAS Board of Governors, with the new and re-elected governors…
Herb Siegel's United Television Inc. bought UPN's Orlando affiliate, WRBW-TV, Tuesday in the first station acquisition made by Siegel's companies in a long time.
General managers in the top 10 TV markets cashed paychecks worth an annual average of $282,747 at Big Four affiliates while collecting an additional $121,273 in bonuses, according to a report…
Susan Sarandon will headline HBO Pics' "Earthly Possessions," a long-in-development project based on the novel of the same name by Anne Tyler ("The Accidental Tourist").
The advertising revenue for basic cable networks as a category shot up to $2.48 billion for the first half of 1997, a 16% increase over the total for the first six months of last year.
CBS is opting for "The Simple Life," a Columbia TriStar TV comedy starring Judith Light, as a midseason entry.
NBC's coverage of the first round of the baseball playoffs has dragged down the Peacock's primetime average, but not enough to threaten the net's position far atop the fall TV season's Nielsen…