Bob Jeffords, unit production manager for "Murphy Brown" since 1988, will receive the Directors Guild of America's Frank Capra Achievement Award at the org's annual ceremony on March 7.
Can lightning strike twice for Richard Dominick, the man who made "Jerry Springer" a hot commodity in talk TV? Dominick is developing a project, tentatively titled "Stings," for USA Networks…
Warner Bros. TV has restructured its deal with Drew Carey, the star, executive producer and co-creator of ABC's "The Drew Carey Show," who will now earn an estimated $300,000 per episode.
EXCLUSIVEThe FX cabler has staked out "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," picking up rerun rights to the hit WB Network drama starting in 2001.
Four games of the New York Knicks basketball team in March and April will air in Spanish on the Telemundo-owned UHF TV station WNJU.
Uneven variety spec taped at L.A.'s Wiltern Theater Feb. 1 is a consciousness-raiser for spinal cord injuries, with proceeds to exec producer Christopher Reeve's foundation benefiting various…
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…