British indie TV producer SelecTV is exploring the possibility of creating a U.K. cable channel in the U.S., chief exec Allan McKeown revealed Thursday.
On the heels of its plunge into the syndicated newsmag strip arena (Daily Variety, June 24), recently created Time Telepictures Television has entered into an exclusive multiyear agreement with ABC…
Viewers can look back longingly to the cerebral glow of "Love Boat" or "Fantasy Island" once they've visited "Eden," USA's continuing night soaper centered at a fictional tropic isle resort. The…
Universal TV has confirmed that senior VP of casting Joan Sittenfield is ankling after more than eight years with the studio.
A quadriplegic who wanted to skydive has sued CBS and the producers of the series "Best Wishes" for injuries he suffered when they granted his wish.
Canal Plus chairman Andre Rousselet told shareholders of the giant pay-TV company that 1993 profits should hit an estimated 1.2 billion francs ($ 211 million), a 10% increase from 1992.
Take seven people, 18-25 years old, and force them together in a Venice Beach house; no, it's not a reunion of "The Breakfast Club" or a sequel to "St. Elmo's Fire," but a documentary follow-up to…
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art will spend the summer casting a look back to the American cinema of the early sound era. The 1933 Film Series will kick off July 9 with a double bill of that…
John Mckenzie has been named a correspondent for ABC News' "Day One," effective immediately. His first report for the broadcast, filed on Monday, concerned a condition where the heart appears to have…
Unlike most summer pilots, "Johnny Bago" is fresh and entertaining. Show incorporates the cartoonish touch of Robert Zemeckis in a black comedy about a small-time hood who's running from the mob, the…
Attention, shopaholics: An interactive cable television network that promises to take the home shopping experience to new high-technology heights may be coming to a TV set in your home this year.