Showtime Event Television, perhaps mindful that Saturday night's bite-shortened heavyweight championship fight between Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson had set a record for pay-per-view buys and…
TBS Superstation has acquired the off-net rights to 88 episodes apiece of the UPN comedy "Moesha," starring Brandy Norwood, and the WB sitcom "The Parent 'Hood," both of which will premiere on the…
Just when the Canwest-owned web TV3 thought it had the Kiwi youth market to itself with a June 29 launch of its new TV4, Auckland pubcaster TVNZ announced it will devote an entire channel to MTV.
"Keenen Ivory Wayans" soon will be in orbit with Planet 24 Inc. Buena Vista Television has tapped the London-based company to produce its new syndie latenight strip hosted by the "In Living Color"…
Witt-Thomas Prods. president Gary Levine has joined Warner Bros. TV as executive vice president of creative affairs.
Universal Television has discovered the child within its syndie hit "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys."
Dick Clark Prods. is developing a talkshow vehicle for Jackie Guerra, the actress-comedian who starred in the short-lived sitcom "First Time Out" on the WB Network in 1995.
Viacom Inc. and Seagram Co. Ltd. threw the future of the USA Network back into the hands of a Delaware Chancery Court judge Monday, putting forward completely different proposals for breaking up…
Rupert Murdoch and John Malone have their eye on Sportschannel Florida as the hoped-for latest addition to their Fox/Liberty portfolio of regional sports networks. But Disney's ESPN is also…
Two long-awaited private broadcast licenses in Hungary have finally been awarded.
Telepictures Prods. has promoted Kevin E. Fortson to the newly created post of senior VP of production. Fortson has been VP of production for Warner Bros.' Telepictures since 1993.