ABC confirmed Monday that, along with partner Robert Greenwald Prods., it has acquired the rights to the critically acclaimed book "Our Guys: The Glen Ridge Rape and the Secret Life of the Perfect…
Big Ticket Television, which produces the sitcom "Moesha" and the syndie strip "Judge Judy," is expanding its development and production staff. Bill Sanders has been upped to the No. 2 position, and…
The U.K.'s second-biggest cable operator, Telewest, and communications group NTL are in early talks about a possible merger.
Can a young woman coming off of a horrid childhood outwit a psychopathic killer who possesses an extraordinarily strong olfactory sense? This is the pressing question driving "Intensity," an…
In the equivalent of a custody dispute erupting 20 years after a divorce, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has made an issue of the fact that its estranged counterpart --- the…
The Producers Credit Board has been gaining steam, with the group's membership --- which originally numbered 50 --- steadily growing. Many high-profile producers have lent their names to the board…
CBS plans to air a two-hour telepic next season about Alex Kelly, the convicted rapist who spent eight years living the high life in Europe before turning himself in.
ESPN, USA Networks, Discovery Networks and Lifetime TV have joined the list of those affiliating with SMART (Systems for Measuring and Reporting Television), the Statistics Research Inc. initiative…
CBS has set a Monday, Sept. 15, premiere date for its fall season, with "The Gregory Hines Show" and "Michael Hayes" debuting out of their regular timeslots on that night.
Australia's Beyond Distribution has snared worldwide distribution rights to two TV shows from Ireland's Tyrone Prods. about the Emerald Isle's biggest-ever stage export, "Riverdance."