After strong overnight ratings for its WWF wrestling special Thursday, UPN is expected to exercise its option and turn the special into a regular series franchise next season.
The bestselling book trilogy "Conversations with God" is headed to the small screen through a production deal with Lions Gate TV Pictures, Peter Guber's Mandalay TV and Metafilmics.
The Sundance Channel will go behind the scenes of this year's Cannes Film Festival, producing two original docs to air domestically on the cabler in June and internationally later in the year.
Going against its usual strategy of holding big programming until after May sweeps, Discovery Channel is airing a trio of mummy-themed documentaries to tie in with Universal's release Friday of "The…
Former USA Networks programming chief Rod Perth has been named president of Jim Henson Television Group Worldwide, the Muppet company said Thursday.
The USA Network, underlining its position as the most aggressive producer of programming among general entertainment cablers, will add a third night of original shows to its sked, ramp up its…
The latest addition to the end-of-the-millennium, multipart retro-specs popping up all over the dial certainly lives up to its promise to "celebrate the century," serving up a fast-paced mix of…
BBC news chief Tony Hall has been forced into hiding under police guard after receiving death threats.
LeVar Burton's Eagle Nation Films has reupped for two years its production deal with Paramount and added a television component to the agreement.
The Cisneros TV Group (CTG) has taken over the reins and relaunched interactive educational channel Cl@se, which will now target schoolkids across Latin America.
Musicvideo cabler the Box, owned by John Malone's TCI Music, will roll out a multimillion-dollar marketing effort to brand the web with the tagline "Music You Control."