The Mars Polar Lander wasn't the only junked science project this month: As expected, Fox has pulled the plug on its half-hour "Ally McBeal" experiment.
The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights is upset about the timing of an NBC News "Dateline" expose about a mental institution in Quebec operated by the Catholic Church earlier this century.
Buena Vista Television has finalized the production team behind new daytime talk strip "The Ainsley Harriott Show," which debuts Jan. 10. Merv Griffin will exec produce the syndicated skein, produced…
UPN could be considering a move to replace its "Blockbuster Video's Shockwave Cinema" with series on Fridays. The weblet will rebroadcast its Tuesday lineup -- the new Bruce Nash reality skein "I…
Global broadcasters left in the lurch by the cancellation of "Millennium Live: Humanity's Broadcast" are scrambling at the last minute to find replacement programming.
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"Maury" is changing addresses in New York City. The daily syndicated talkshow hour from Studios USA hosted by Maury Povich is switching from WNBC to WPIX on Jan. 17.
Can the spinoff series "Jesus Says the Darndest Things" be far behind? The CBS miniseries "Jesus," which won't bless U.S. screens until this May, became Italy's highest-rated program of the year…
Fox Kids has gone psycho for "Joe Psycho & MooFrog Cartoonshow," an animated project the network is developing as a series.
With the turn of the millennium still a few days away, Pax TV is already facing a Y2K glitch of tremendous proportions. Sources said the plug has been pulled at the last minute on "Millennium Live…
Actor Clayton Moore, who galloped to fame on 1950s television as the Lone Ranger, "daring and resourceful masked rider of the plains," died Tuesday at 85 of a heart attack, hospital officials said.