Noah Emmerich ("The Truman Show") has been cast in UPN's Jon Favreau pilot, and Loretta Devine ("Waiting to Exhale") has been cast in the netlet's "Moesha" spinoff "Mo'Nique."
Latino cabler LAPTV, backed by Universal, Paramount, MGM and Fox, is set to roll out a third film network today.
George Washington as a combination of Rambo and G.I. Joe is headed to A&E in Howard Fast's adaptation of his historical novel "The Crossing," starring Jeff Daniels.
SBS Broadcasting's chairman and CEO Harry Evans Sloan told Daily Variety the company has put plans to move into Poland "at the top of its agenda."
Sex on British TV is getting out of hand, the U.K.'s TV watchdog has concluded.
Acme Television, the station group headed by WB Network chief Jamie Kellner, has taken the curious step of trading its WB affiliate station in Albuquerque, N.M., for the UPN affil in the market.
Fox and ABC got the biggest premieres and CBS had hoops, but the March 22-28 primetime Nielsens win has gone to NBC thanks to a timely Tuesday-Wednesday rally.
Tokyo Broadcasting Systems is looking to inhouse animation production to boost its programming lineup in the fiscal year that starts Thursday and is hoping to duplicate the international success of…
Home & Garden Television, which has distribution in all of the country's top markets except New York, now has gained a foothold on Time Warner Cable in Gotham.
Buena Vista's "A Civil Action" and "Beloved," which were expected to go to ABC in their first broadcast window because BV and ABC are both a part of the Walt Disney Co., will instead end up on NBC.
Judged by country music radio today, there's no indication that the Art Formerly Known as Country & Western was a tent under which a wild variety of sounds, styles and influences could creatively…