American Movie Classics will ring in the new century with "Millennium Mayhem Festival," a New Year's Eve marathon of 30 Three Stooges shorts hosted by Whoopi Goldberg.
A future of pics starring actors like Catherine Deneuve, Roberto Begnini and Carmen Maura -- all emoting in their native languages 24 hours a day on U.S. TV screens -- has veered off the information…
The Mars Polar Lander wasn't the only junked science project this month: As expected, Fox has pulled the plug on its half-hour "Ally McBeal" experiment.
The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights is upset about the timing of an NBC News "Dateline" expose about a mental institution in Quebec operated by the Catholic Church earlier this century.
Buena Vista Television has finalized the production team behind new daytime talk strip "The Ainsley Harriott Show," which debuts Jan. 10. Merv Griffin will exec produce the syndicated skein, produced…
UPN could be considering a move to replace its "Blockbuster Video's Shockwave Cinema" with series on Fridays. The weblet will rebroadcast its Tuesday lineup -- the new Bruce Nash reality skein "I…
Global broadcasters left in the lurch by the cancellation of "Millennium Live: Humanity's Broadcast" are scrambling at the last minute to find replacement programming.
While the other broadcast nets performed like they were taking a Christmas break last week, wrestling-fortified UPN just kept bulking up. Every net except UPN set lows of some historical significance…
KABC rocketed past KNBC in the November sweeps local demo ratings, posting double-digit gains across the board over the same period last year for the cut-throat 4, 5 and 6 p.m. news races.
"Maury" is changing addresses in New York City. The daily syndicated talkshow hour from Studios USA hosted by Maury Povich is switching from WNBC to WPIX on Jan. 17.
Can the spinoff series "Jesus Says the Darndest Things" be far behind? The CBS miniseries "Jesus," which won't bless U.S. screens until this May, became Italy's highest-rated program of the year…