ABC is partnering with @Radical.media and advertising agency Wieden & Kennedy for a two-hour telepic adaptation of "In These Girls Hope Is a Muscle," the 1995 bestseller that chronicled the…
FROM NATPEFive courtshow pilots are emerging as firm goes from the NATPE convention, leading a surprising number of firstrun strips that appear certain of getting on the air in September.
FROM NATPETurner Broadcasting's TBS and TNT have bought the exclusive first network window to New Line's "Magnolia."
Britain's Channel Four has just inked a deal with NBC to co-produce two hourlong doc specials -- "The Ark of the Covenant" and "Sodom and Gomorra."
Walt Disney Co. said Wednesday that its first ad campaign celebrating Mickey Mouse will premiere Sunday during the final 15 minutes of the Super Bowl XXXIV pre-game telecast on Disney-owned ABC.
NBC and Scholastic have announced plans to produce "Scholastic at the Olympic Games," an after-school TV show geared to preteens that will air on MSNBC.
NBC O&Os have snapped up multiyear rights to Columbia's "Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus," bringing the clearances close to 50% of the country. The group station deal combined with strong…
Foreign buyers, buck up. If you're turned off by the weirder syndie shows on offer at NATPE, relax. The top U.S. sellers boast a bundle of new hours -- still the best performing Yank genre in…
After flirting with the networks and syndication, Alliance Atlantis has decided to bring the much-hyped Mel Gibson/Jet Li-produced pilot "Invincible" to Superstation TBS.
Up against "The Sopranos," "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" and "The Golden Globes," MSNBC earned impressive ratings Sunday night for its two-hour investigative special on the JonBenet Ramsey murder…
FROM NATPE "Wed at First Sight" features a female contestant interviewing three strangers, with the agreement that she will marry the winner. "Cheaters" will hire private investigators with cameras…