Diane Rappoport has been recruited as the exec producer of Paramount's struggling syndie talkshow fronted by Howie Mandel.
The dearth of appreciation for Dennis Farina may soon change thanks to "Buddy Faro," the freshest, snazziest hour premiering on the Big Four this fall.
HBO Pictures has signed Brent Spiner, D.B. Sweeney, Loretta Divine and Cynda Williams to key roles in the biopic "Dorothy Dandridge," starring Halle Berry as the celebrated black movie actress of the…
NBC still has "Mad About You," but ABC has "Mad at You," which is what we should call this banal TGIF trifle of a sitcom about a fussbudget college professor and the bad-boy brother with a Peter Pan…
NBC ‘Will’ figures won’t fly Monday’s premiere of ”Will & Grace” beat ”Ally McBeal?” Well, not exactly, though that’s the impression the untrained eye might take from an NBC press release Tuesday…
CBS dominated Nielsen metered-market results for Sunday, the last night before the formal start of the 1997-98 primetime season. The Eye premiered its most powerful lineup -- "60 Minutes," "Touched…
U.K's Channel Four Television's program "Granton Star House" won the Prix Italia 1998 for TV fiction, a jury representing nine international broadcasters announced Saturday in Assisi, Italy.
Leading kidvid producer Ron Saunders has been tapped to the post of general manager of network television at Oz pubcaster ABC-TV, replacing celebrated drama producer Penny Chapman who ankled several…
Commercial Slovak broadcaster Markiza TV was fined $110,000 (3.5 million Slovak crowns) by the Slovak Broadcasting Council. The station was accused of breaking the media law and its licensing…
Fox TV Studios has inked a two-year development deal with writers-producers Jeff Spencer and Alan Zeleski.
Fox Kids Network beat ABC's Saturday morning lineup in the first kidvid ratings battle of the new season, but kiddie cabler Nick remained tops.
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