MTM has given a green light to the fall kids' strip "Xuxa," with the program slated to begin production of 65 half-hour episodes starting July 5. Show has been cleared in more than 80% of the…
Fires in the Mirror" is one gifted artist's breathtaking response to a tragedy that tore New York apart in the summer of 1991. In adapting her show for TV, Anna Deveare Smith and director George C…
"Walker, Texas Ranger" and the Rick Schroder vidpic "Call of the Wild" have rescued CBS, delivering it to victory in the low-rated week between the close of the traditional prime time Nielsen season…
Producer Winifred Hervey has entered into an exclusive deal to develop and produce programming with NBC Prods., the network's in-house production unit.
Any campaign reform legislation passed by Congress should include a requirement that broadcasters provide political candidates free air time for advertising, cable industry exec Steve Effros said…
A group of conservatives on Monday unveiled plans for a round-the-clock TV network that will be available to satellite-dish owners nationwide in December.
Hearst EntertainmentDistribution has cleared additional markets for "Marquee III," bringing the collection of 12 movies to stations covering 86% of the country.
Fox Broadcasting Co.'s new late night series "The Chevy Chase Show" will originate from the Aquarius Theater in Hollywood, the show's production company, Twentieth TV, confirmed Monday.
Three of Australia's most powerful media players have formed a consortium to operate a satellite pay TV license. Kerry Packer's Nine network, Rupert Murdoch's News Limited (the local arm of News…
Charles Denton, the eminence grise of U.K. independent TV producers, has been appointed head of BBC TV drama, heralding a major revamp of the department.
Pearson's $ 152 million bid for Thames TV could mark a significant shift in the balance of power within British television.