Getting a 29-month jump on hyping NBC's coverage of the 2000 Summer Olympics from Sydney, Australia, cablenet CNBC will on Saturday premiere a half-hour (4-4:30 p.m. PT) weekly update on everything…
CBS on Wednesday canceled its midseason drama "Four Corners" after just two episodes and yanked sitcoms "The Gregory Hines Show" and "Step by Step" from this Friday's schedule.
Fernando Lopez is ankling his news operations manager post at KTLA (which he has held since October 1995) to take the reins as assistant news director at KCBS, effective Monday. A former executive…
The February sweep is ending on a low note for syndie's freshman latenight strips "Vibe" and "The Keenen Ivory Wayans Show."
Dustin Hoffman, currently starring in both "Wag the Dog" and "Sphere," has been tapped to host the forthcoming TNT special "The Warner Bros. Story: No Guts, No Glory -- 75 Years of Award Winners"…
The ABC debut of "Something So Right" fell just below the show's season average on NBC last year and trailed slightly behind the "Soul Man" average in the Tuesday 8:30 p.m. timeslot in homes.
Veteran TV host Raul Velasco is taking a leave of absence from Televisa due to illness, marking the end of his Sunday variety show "Siempre en Domingo" after 28 years.
Oprah Winfrey can defeat the beef industry in the heart of cow country, but even the long-reigning queen of talk can't stop the "Jerry Springer" juggernaut.
China Entertainment Television founder Robert Chua told Daily Variety that he has found new investors to revive his struggling satellite broadcaster.
Roberto Iglesias, a pioneer in Spanish language radio and television, died Feb. 7 of cancer in Glendale. He was 76. Iglesias created the weekly TV program “Varedades,” the first Spanish show to be…
"The Full Monty" has set a new U.K. record for first-day video sales, moving 670,000 units on its release date Monday.