"The Roseanne Show" is facing a slew of timeslot downgrades this week as the struggling syndie yakker heads into February sweeps, but host and producers are soldiering on with promo-minded efforts to…
CBS will dump half its current kidvid lineup next fall, though it's sticking with Nelvana as the exclusive producer of the three-hour Saturday morning sked, the Eye web announced Tuesday.
George Clooney is writing and executive producing "Kilroy," a single-camera comedy for Warner Bros. TV and HBO, which has ordered a pilot and six scripts. "Kilroy" is the first project to go into…
Recording artist and radio station owner Stevie Wonder is expected at the FCC on Feb. 12, where he is set to testify on the importance of racial diversity among broadcast owners.
With every civil rights and antiwar demonstration and Vietnam war and social upheaval story already pretty much told, all that's left for the talented producer Lynda Obst is this ungainly four-hour…
The Italian version of the Disney Channel, which launched Oct. 3, has signed 100,000 subscribers in its first 100 days.
TNT and USA networks tied for the lead in January's cable primetime ratings race.
Rumored for months to be taking over German news channel N-TV, Munich-based ProSieben Media is now set to launch its own news channel.
Marking the first sweeps crossover of a network series with its online counterpart, detectives from NBC's drama "Homicide: Life on the Street" will partner on Feb. 5 with characters from its Internet…
For the first time in its history, Fox has earned a share of the primetime Nielsen season-to-date lead in the adults 18-49 demographic, thanks to Sunday's brawny Super Bowl rating.
Helmers working for HBO took three of five nominations from the Directors Guild of America in its movies-for-television category, announced Monday. NBC pulled in the other two.