A week before Halloween, Dr. Death speaks out! In connection with HBO's airing next month of the docu "Calling Dr. Kevorkian: A Date With Dr. Death," the usually press-shy physician and his attorney…
Perennial cable industry awards dominator HBO held to form, winning nearly half (11) of the 24 crafts and international honors announced Wednesday for the 19th annual CableAce Awards presented by the…
Actress Christine Taylor, who starred in Fox's short-lived sitcom "Party Girl" last season, has inked a one-year development deal with Brillstein-Grey Entertainment.
In a brouhaha rife with legal entanglements and bad blood, MTV Networks Inc. has terminated its association with Rich Cronin --- the Nick at Nite senior VP and G.M., and TV Land prexy --- after it…
Facing stiff World Series competition, ABC's premiere of the Tuesday 8:30 p.m. Tim Curry sitcom "Over the Top" placed third in households and fell 14% below the net's timeslot debut last season in…
The American Film Marketing Assn. this year will make its first appearance at the Mip Asia TV market, underlining increased interest among film companies for the main television marts. The market…
NBC on Wednesday announced that Sam Neill, Isabella Rossellini, Rutger Hauer, Martin Short and Helena Bonham Carter will star in NBC's miniseries "Merlin," which is set to air during the May sweeps.
Nickelodeon's Fourth Annual Big Help-a-thon held Sunday in Santa Monica generated some 8 million phone calls from kids nationwide, pledging a total of more than 85 million volunteer hours. Whoopi…
Twentieth Century Fox TV has inked a deal with comedian Paula Poundstone to star in a sitcom pilot for Fox Broadcasting Co. in fall 1998.
Charles Grodin has inked a deal with CNBC to continue as host of his nightly "Charles Grodin" hourlong talkshow for a fourth season.