Bruce Helford, co-creator and executive producer of ABC's "The Drew Carey Show," has inked an exclusive four-year production and development deal with Warner Bros. TV worth an estimated $20 million…
Discovery Channel plans to launch a Saturday-morning kids lineup of original shows in October in hopes of attracting some money out of the imminent kids upfront, execs from the cable network said.
The Producers Entertainment Group and the company's wholly owned production subsidiary Grosso-Jacobson Prods. have signed writers for its trio of forthcoming USA Network made-for-TV movies based on…
Fox Broadcasting Co. has confirmed that "Melrose Place" and "Beverly Hills, 90210" will return next season, and the network has renewed the drama "Party of Five" for the next two seasons.
Attorneys for television star Oprah Winfrey rested their case Tuesday and filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit by Texas cattlemen who say her 1996 show on mad cow disease caused livestock prices to…
ABC's Oprah Winfrey-backed "The Wedding" has quickly robbed CBS of much of its anticipated post-Olympics momentum, but the Nagano Games, disappointing ratings and all, have led CBS to huge leads for…
As Grammycasts go, this 40th annual celebration of music's best and brightest seemed destined to usher in a new era of music industry screw-ups and surrealism. This three-hour telecast set records…
Scholastic Prods., creators of TV's top-rated kids show "Goosebumps," has inked a deal with HBO to produce a live-action, six-part special series to debut in the fall.
A new crop of syndie specials are in bloom this month, led by Tribune Entertainment's underwater expose "Titanic: Secrets Revealed."
In a radical departure from programming practices of the past decade, French webs and producers have finally accepted what the international market has known for awhile: The one-hour drama format can…
HBO will shell out up to $8 million to market its the massive 12-hour miniseries "From the Earth to the Moon" with Tom Hanks as one of the executive producers.