The Indian government is to lift the ban on DTH in India. The new Minister for Information and Broadcasting Pramod Mahajan said at a press conference in New Delhi today that his government would…
The Eye web's Emmy and Golden Globe-shunned sitcom success "Everybody Loves Raymond" has finally gotten its due from a kudos competish.
Talk TV vet Burt Dubrow has been tapped as exec producer of "The Dr. Joy Browne Show," the upcoming syndie talker from CBS' Eyemark Entertainment.
It was duck-and-cover time for Oprah, Rosie, Sally, Regis & Kathie Lee and the occupants of "Hollywood Squares." The bombing of Iraq and the impeachment bombshells dropped in Washington last month…
NBC's once-invincible Thursday lineup has suffered another significant setback, symbolic of its overall decline, losing in preliminary Dec. 31 nightlong households results to the CBS competition.
The hot marketplace for theatrical movies continues with the sale by Warner Bros. of "You've Got Mail" in a shared TV window to Turner Broadcasting and CBS. The deal also includes the sharing of the…
In this era of "Jerry Springer" and "Leeza," the "fact-based" drama of a network telepic better deliver the goods: outrageous characters and actions, a juicy storyline, forbidden sex, extreme…
Real Entertainment, the company behind Jerry Springer's "Too Hot for TV" homevideo series, teams with ABC this week to launch a direct-response program for "America's Funniest Home Videos."
The webs are taking a somewhat calmer approach to midseason shuffling this year, launching fewer shows and making fewer dramatic sked changes.
Boosted by the turbulent bull market, biz news cabler CNBC turned in a boffo Nielsen performance in 1998.
Basic cable networks continued their steady, year-by-year climb as a category in the Nielsen ratings, shooting up another 2.8 million homes in 1998 to reach a record average of 22.7 million…