Channel Four plans to take on 61 extra staff members, a figure representing almost 10% of the terrestrial's total employees.
Fox's FX cabler is committing upwards of $10 million to bring out two new original series this summer: "Bobcat's Big Ass Show" and a variety hour hosted by magi-comics Penn & Teller.
The Food Network will produce a record 1,200 half-hours of original episodes in 1998, adding two fresh series in the fall: "Hot Off the Grill With Bobby Flay" and "East Meets West With Ming Tsai."
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ABC is unhappy with the script for 20th Century Fox's upcoming sitcom with Mary Tyler Moore and Valerie Harper, which is now likely to be pushed back to midseason, sources say.
Spurned by its old flame, the "Jerry Springer Show" is being chased into the arms of another TV station in Chicago.
Just when everyone was about ready to give up on the broadcast network miniseries -- or whatever it is that they're calling two-night, four-hour movies these days -- up pops "Merlin" to awaken the…
CBS is looking at four potential sites on which to build a 1 million-square-foot digital broadcast and studio facility to replace its current West 57th Street Broadcast Center, said Michael Jordan…
Just a few weeks after the cable industry voted collectively to disband the annual CableAce Awards ceremony, a yearly cable Hall of Fame event is being launched, with the inaugural fete skedded for…
NBC has fortified its leadership position in primetime Nielsens for the April 13-19 week, apparently having shaken off a "Police Videos" challenge to its Thursday dominance and showing the first…
Lensing begins this week on a pair of original telefilms earmarked for Lifetime cable: "Love Is Strange," starring Kate Nelligan, Julie Harris and Ron Silver, and "Hobson's Choice," featuring "China…
Starting next year, Italy's Soccer Assn. will increase the price of TV rights to the national soccer clubs' games by 44% to 610 billion lire ($340 million) per season.