They may be nervous as hell about it, but broadcasters are lining up to place their bets in the Roseanne sweepstakes.
Time Warner Cable and the city of New York may be headed for a major dust-up over the city's claim on three of the 12 channels that TW will add to its cable system in Manhattan this fall.
Discovery Networks jumped into the HDTV race Tuesday with a plan to launch a full-blown high-definition TV signal within three months.
Third and final seg of the PBS China series by Ambrica's Sue Williams, "Born Under the Red Flag" kicks off with Mao's death and settles into Deng Xiaoping's comparatively gentler Communist rule…
MGM is restructuring its TV division and handing control of all international TV to John P. Symes, who's been upped to president of the newly created MGM Worldwide TV Group.
Warner Bros. Television has promoted two veteran execs from its administrative ranks.
When KABC last week moved talkshow host Michael Jackson to a weekend slot, they apparently neglected to tell the host he'll replace: Susan Estrich.
It's summertime, and the selling is easy --- for distributors of syndie talkshows hosted by Maury Povich and Roseanne.
Longtime TV veteran John Litvack has ankled Walt Disney TV after eight years at the studio and has joined the WB netlet as senior vice president of current programming.
Canal+ Netherlands has inked a five-year, 145 million guilder ($73 million) deal that gives it rights to broadcast live on pay TV all Premiere League or Honor League soccer games in Holland.
After three prolific but unprofitable years in the feature film business, Rysher Entertainment is calling it quits.