FROM NATPEWhile the convention floor showed few signs of life below, NATPE panels Thursday were SRO as observers flocked to catch a piece of the market's two favorite buzzwords: "Internet" and…
Femme-skewed cabler Gems is renewing its slate with a slew of original shows during the first quarter as it seeks to broaden its appeal to U.S. and south-of-the-border Latinas.
Superb six-hour PBS series being given the three-night miniseries treatment by the pub-caster is virtually without flaws -- a visually dynamic, intellectually stirring achievement that instantly…
Family-friendly broadcaster net Pax TV racked up its biggest primetime audience to date to post its first national 1.0 rating, for the week Jan. 18-22.
Superstation WGN, which currently carries the WB's programming lineup, will remove the weblet's shows in the fall and replace them with off-network series, theatrical films and sports.
The Museum of Television & Radio's 16th annual William S. Paley Television Festival, which runs March 2-16, will open with the rare Frank Sinatra television special, "This Is Sinatra!"
MTV, USA Network and cyber-sex queen Danni Ashe are planning such halftime diversions to Sunday's Super Bowl XXXIII as, respectively, "Celebrity Deathmatch Deathbowl '99," "WWF Halftime Heat" and…
Cin-Groupe and Sony Wonder announced Tuesday a new animated series called "Mega Babies," set to premiere on Fox Family Channel in the fall.
Italy's leading commercial broadcaster Mediaset, controlled by Silvio Berlusconi's holding Fininvest, on Saturday will unveil a crucial reform of its internal organization that will unify all of its…
ABC's "Cupid" has flung his last arrow. The network Wednesday halted production on the series, about the mythical Cupid (Jeremy Piven), banished from Mount Olympus until he pairs 100 couples…
FROM NATPEWith every TV station in America getting a digital TV channel, syndicators could see a resurgence in sales of their library product over the next few years.