KCBS catches break as NFL chooses Houston NEW YORK — What’s the reaction to the NFL’s decision Wednesday to award its next franchise to Houston, rather than the L.A. bid backed by Michael Ovitz.…
FROM MIPCOM Paramount's international TV division and Movie Television, one of the leading sub-distributors for Japan, finalized a programming distribution agreement Wednesday at Mipcom.
Thesp Christine Lahti will again team with scribe Wendy Wasserstein. Lahti has signed on to star in the telepic adaptation of Wasserstein's play "An American Daughter" for Lifetime.
FROM MIPCOM Even Britain's BBC has gone commercial -- and it's doing so better than many observers had expected.
Fox Broadcasting Co.'s troubled "Manchester Prep" has turned into a liaison mortel.
Cable services are enjoying gains from their early showings of hot new network series.
FROM MIPCOM For the second day in a row, there wasn't a spare seat to be had as TV execs attending Mipcom packed in to hear specialists outline their vision of how television and the Internet will…
Two weeks into the new fall season, a good deal of the nets' early optimism is starting to wear off.
FROM MIPCOM Paramount's international TV division has inked a three-year programming agreement with Media Park, a leading satellite and cable player in Spain.
Emmy-winner Andrew Kavovit ("As the World Turns") is set to star as teen singing sensation David Cassidy in the NBC vidpic "The David Cassidy Story."
Here is Friday night programming flow, CBS style: At 8 p.m., it's "Kids Say the Darndest Things"; at 8:30, it's "Snobs Do the Zaniest Things." At least, the latter would be a more apt title for this…