Producer David Jacobs ("Dallas,""Knots Landing") is not feeling very happy. He has two series he's proud of: "Bodies of Evidence" and "Homefront," and neither one of them is on the air.
NBC has scheduled the new Dick Wolf-Universal drama "Crime & Punishment" at 10 p.m. Thursdays starting March 4, bumping Twentieth TV's struggling "L.A. Law" throughout the month of March.
Litton Syndications and Heaven Entertainment will launch "Star Kids Challenge" as a weekly series in October. Currently a two-hour spec, the show will combine personalities with kids in competition…
THERE WAS A LANDMARK DAYin the network television movie business last fall. ABC, CBS and NBC each began production -- on the same day with the same scheduled finish day -- of a movie about the Amy…
CBS showed no signs of giving up its daytime ratings crown, as the web steamrolled to its 202nd consecutive household ratings win, according to Nielsen statistics for the week ending Jan. 17.
In another sign that New Line is ramping up its TV division, Laura Gerson, a story editor at New Line Prods. in New York for the last two years, has moved over to New Line Television as director of…
Atlantis Films and Universal Television are joining forces to bring William Shatner's "Tekwar" novels to the small screen.
MGM Domestic Television Distribution's "In the Heat of the Night" has been renewed in 75 stations for next season, including upgraded time periods on WSVN, Miami; KSCH, Sacramento; WKCF, Orlando…
Susan Stafford, former companion of the late gameshow producer Dan Enright, has formed Stafford/Enright Prods., a new production company -- staffed by a number of former Enright associates -- that…
Malcolm-Jamal Warner has teamed with actor Claude Brooks ("Amen") and producer Robert Johnson to form Tres' Deep Prods., with a Saturday-morning pilot already in the works for ABC.
The National Assn. of Broadcasters has tapped broadcast legend Dick Clark to receive its 1993 Distinguished Service Award for his "singular and extraodinary career in TV and radio." Clark will…