The USA Network has harvested some of the best original-movie ratings in its history in the last six weeks, emerging as one of the major beneficiaries of the broadcast networks' plummet to record-low…
Henry Shinn has been tapped head of development for Axelrod/Widdoes Prods., which has an exclusive TV production pact with Universal.
Miriam Trogdon has been named executive producer of Viacom Prods.' "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch." The sitcom is heading into its second season on ABC.
"Be afraid, be very afraid" is how NBC Entertainment president Warren Littlefield summed up the network's position on the new TV content rating system, which the Peacock web alone has refused to…
Even 1,500 years ago, it turns out that the Celtics were in need of a decent shooting guard and a big man in the middle. At least, that's what we're told in this adventure drama set in 5th century…
So what does a cartoon that airs at midnight on HBO look like? Oh, you know, the usual: limbs being torn off and snapped in half, flesh gouged from caved-in faces, blood spurting forth like Old…
This wildly unfunny sitcom revolving around twin brothers looks more like a TV Land reject than an MTV-sanctioned production. Jason and Randy Sklar, while exhibiting nice brotherly chemistry and…
Just how vicious and raw is "Oz," HBO's first drama series? So much so that the typically bold pay cabler is debuting it in the ungodly timeslot of Saturday at 11:30 p.m., leaving the impression that…
The syndie sales express continues for Roseanne and Fran Drescher.
Sinclair Broadcast Group stock Thursday soared $5 to $34.75 on news that the broadcaster will buy Heritage Media Group's TV and radio station group for $630 million in cash.
Showtime launches its new "The Hunger" series of half-hour films involved with the bizarre, eroticism, the macabre, the arty and the obvious with a trio of dramas well-enough produced (first two are…