Top U.S. program suppliers are headed to the last major TV market of the millennium with what one termed "tempered enthusiasm" for their prospects in the coming decade.
Satcaster DirecTV will launch a Spanish-lingo service in key U.S. Hispanic markets beginning next month.
The new fall season is just a week old, but NBC is already giving a strong vote of confidence to rookie dramas "Third Watch" and "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit."
King World Intl., the foreign sales arm of the syndie powerhouse, has snapped up exclusive international format rights to a large catalog of TV gameshows from Merrill Heatter Prods.
Concrete signs of consolidation in the international TV biz will be visible at the Paramount booth at the Mipcom TV trade show in Cannes next week. In the wake of its acquisition of program…
Jeff Daniels ("Pleasantville"), Jena Malone ("For Love of the Game") and Paul Sorvino ("Bulworth") will topline HBO Pictures' "Cheaters," based on the true story of high school students embroiled in…
Kids' WB and Nickelodeon have finished first and second with kid viewers on the first Saturday morning of the new season, while CBS' "This Morning" enjoyed the biggest early morning ratings surge…
In a major development coup for NBC, former "Seinfeld" sidekick Michael Richards will reunite with a trio of former "Seinfeld" staffers to create a new sitcom targeted for the Peacock's midseason…
ABC is bringing back its red-hot summer gameshow "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?" as a 15-night November sweeps lifeline -- but the way the skein has been skedded is raising eyebrows.
In one of the shortest network to cable deals ever, ABC's new Tuesday night drama "Once and Again" will get a rerun just three days later on cabler Lifetime. The deal, which includes provisions that…
The early Nielsen returns look encouraging for NBC's "The West Wing," as the highly anticipated skein collected lots of viewers' votes in Nielsen households Wednesday opposite tough competish from…