NBC Sports is bullish about harvesting big advertising revenues when the National Basketball Assn. begins a truncated 1998-99 season Feb. 5.
In a move that signals a new direction in programming for CNBC, David Grubin Prods. is developing a four-hour miniseries for the cabler entitled "The Power of Business."
Memo to ABC execs hoping the arrival of Diane Sawyer and Charles Gibson will keep "Good Morning America" from falling to third in the ratings: It's too late.
UPN mulls No. 2 to Valentine Some executive changes may be in the works at UPN. Sources say the netlet is considering bringing in a new, high-ranking exec to oversee such areas as affiliate…
Satellite platform DirecTV Japan's number of enlisted subscribers reached 231,000 by the end of 1998 as price cuts and other special deals helped push up the sub numbers for December.
Chinese Television Network has signed a deal with Television & Radio Broadcasting Services Australia (Tarbs) to launch a 24-hour Mandarin channel Down Under.
"The PJs" looks pretty incredible. Its oddly configured characters blend flawlessly with a proportionately scaled environment, creating a bracingly textured, fluid look that legitimately ups the…
New Line Cinema has inked a deal with DirecTV to offer high-definition digital TV versions of its theatrical titles for the satcaster's pay-per-view channels.
The fact that "Providence" isn't quite as absurd as it sounds on paper is a credit to its creator/executive producer John Masius (of "St. Elsewhere" fame) and to the performance of "NYPD Blue" alum…
Lions Gate Films has concluded a pay TV output deal with Home Box Office under which the cable net will get exclusive pay TV rights to all of Lions Gate's pics for the next three years.
The WB netlet has greenlit its first pilot for the fall schedule, a timely ensemble drama from producer Dick Wolf about young Washington, D.C., staffers.
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