Thesp John Corbett ("Northern Exposure") has been tapped to star in "The Judger," Fox's upcoming sci-fi syndie drama skein from helmer Jan De Bont (Daily Variety , Oct. 5).
Bill Cosby has come to the rescue of another CBS daypart.
TBS has signed Janine Turner as co-star with Antonio Sabato Jr. in "Reaper," the network's first original movie, a sci-fi melodrama about a computer virus whose images on the screen can kill anyone…
Rupert Murdoch, already smiling over the big increases chalked up by Major League Baseball on the Fox broadcast network, must be beside himself with glee over the just-released Nielsen numbers…
It's two weeks and counting into the new primetime Nielsen season, and CBS remains alone atop the household heap -- and the only net among the Big Four to show improvement versus last year's adults…
WPIX has dumped longtime 10 p.m. anchor Jack Cafferty, hiring WNBC weekend man Jim Watkins as his replacement.
The new UPN Monday lineup, featuring the controversial Lincoln sitcom "The Secret Diary of Desmond Pfeiffer," has sustained a serious blow with its premiere performances, settling for Nielsens that…
Richard Aurelio, the longtime head of Time Warner's influential New York City cable systems, will retire at the end of this year from his current post as president of Time Warner's New York 1 News.
HBO has signed Whoopi Goldberg, Diane Keaton and Linda Ellerbee to produce a 12-hour miniseries.
Director-writer James Cameron will host a 60-minute documentary for the Sci-Fi Channel about all of the hoo-ha that followed in the wake of the Halloween Eve 1938 radio broadcast of Orson Welles'…
Radio and TV companies, the high-fliers among media stocks for most of the past couple of years, are suddenly the lepers of Wall Street, at least within the showbiz sector.
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