History of the Hollywood Walk of Fame following its 1960s bow with 1,539 names makes up an OK Hollywood promo guided by Hollywood's honorary mayor Johnny Grant, who ticks off a few anecdotes and…
Concluding a long search, the Disney Channel has hired Shirley Powell as its new VP of media relations, adding another cog to its restructured executive team under prexy Anne Sweeney.
Village Roadshow Pictures Worldwide is planning to give a limited number of U.S. TV stations the rights to air 13 episodes of its Australian-produced hour drama strip "Pacific Drive" for free this…
NBC's "Law & Order" posted its highest rating in over three years last Thursday as the Dick Wolf drama kicked off a stint in the "ER" timeslot of 10-11 p.m.
The Disney Channel will unveil its new logo at this week's National Cable Television Assn. convention in New Orleans as part of its brand and imaging makeover.
Although UPN comedy "Moesha" has only been on the air for a year, Worldvision Enterprises last week began meeting with station groups about selling off-net rights to the sitcom for the year 2000, the…
Beltway lobbyists may meet with public interest groups as early as this week to begin taking suggestions for changes to the program ratings code, broadcast industry sources say.
Universal Television has inked a multiyear comedy development deal with writer-producer Mark Driscoll. According to sources familiar with the deal, Driscoll signed a two-year, $4 million pact with an…
Lies He Told (Mon. (17), 9-11 p.m., ABC) Filmed in Toronto by Jaffe/Braunstein Films Ltd. and Pebblehut Prods. Ltd. Executive producers, Yvonne E. Chotzen, Michael Jaffe, Howard Braunstein; producer…
Director Eric Laneuville and actors Gina Phillips and Mark-Paul Gosselaar turn in another tale of young Midwesterners fleeing homelife miseries for what they think will be gold in the Golden State…
New series from David E. Kelley is centered on small, poorly financed legal firm. On the surface, it's as far as the producer could get from "L.A. Law" while remaining within the profession and the…