A&E has upped Michael Cascio to VP of programming from VP of documentary programming. In the new post, Cascio will develop and implement the network's overall programming strategy as well as continue…
The Fox O&O group has picked up MGM's latest Showtime drama series, "Stargate SG-1," for a two-year deal beginning in fall 1998.
Lela Rochon, who recently completed work as the female lead in the Jean Claude Van Damme feature "Knockoff," has been cast as a principal in "The Ruby Bridges Story" for ABC, her first project for…
At Saturday’s “G.I. Jane” sneak preview, the percentage of audience members who rated the film excellent or very good was in the mid-80s to low-90s. This figure was wrong in Monday’s box office…
In the first step toward a restructuring of Universal TV's comedy development department, the studio known for its distinctive dramas has tapped Disney TV veteran David Kissinger to lead the effort…
U.S. digital TV operator DirecTV is in conversations along with its parent, the Hughes Group, to take a leading stake in Spain's second digital platform, Via Digital, skedded to launch in September…
Recently launched Latino animation web Locomotion rolled out its new fall primetime schedule Monday.
A U.S. judge has allowed NBC to serve subpoenas on five investment-banking firms handling this week's international initial public offering of shares in Television Azteca SA, Mexico's second-largest…
HBO's sister channel Cinemax is tossing out its complicated theme-night movie scheduling Sept. 1 in favor of slotting different movies every night at 8 and 10.
Here it is, the show that will bring down the republic, that will warp your mind, that will fry the little brain cells inside the heads of your impressionable children --- the one that God himself…