Time Warner's WB and Viacom's UPN are struggling weblets, putting as yet only a small dent in the Nielsen ratings of the Big Four.
Kelsey Grammer, Chuck Norris and James Brolin were the stars of the national syndie ratings report for the week ending Sept. 21.
Alliance Communications announced Thursday that it has kicked off Toronto lensing on "Family of Cops III," the latest installment in the series of suspense vidpics toplining Charles Bronson.
The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers is having a busy week: The White Plains, N.Y.-based organization has named 13 new fellows and has also announced which 17 of their number will…
The Hispanic cable network Galavision will launch Si-TV, a one-hour weekly programming block that the web claims represents the first TV service designed for English dominant/bilingual Latinos, on…
EchoStar Communications Corp. on Sunday will launch its third satellite (EchoStar III) from Cape Canaveral Air Station in Florida, allowing the satcaster to expand its channel offerings via the Dish…
Fox Worldwide's newly acquired Intl. Family Entertainment (IFE) has sold off its 80% stake in the Fit TV cable network to Fox's joint programming venture with Liberty Networks.
The WB Network has upped four execs in its programming department.
Sunset Post prexy/CEO Ron Burdett has been added to the executive committee of Montreux '99, the 21st Intl. Television Symposium in Montreux, Switzerland, where he will help set the agenda on HDTV…
Bill Bellamy, the comedian, film actor and MTV personality, has inked a deal with Universal Television to star in a comedy series being developed for him. No network is yet attached to the project.