"Frasier" co-star David Hyde Pierce and actress Sela Ward have been tapped to co-host "The 19th Annual CableAce Awards" being held Saturday at 9 p.m. at the Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles and…
Newly installed Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) prexy Meryl Marshall has appointed six communications executives to the ATAS executive committee for one-year terms, effective immediately.
CBS won a decisive victory Sunday in households, adults 18-49 and adults 25-54, according to preliminary nationals. If the numbers hold up when final nationals are released today, it will be the Eye…
KNBC-TV has tabbed longtime anchor Kelly Lange to front daily local news cut-ins for MSNBC, the 24-hour news and information partnership of Microsoft Corp. and NBC, beginning sometime in the latter…
UPN is seriously considering delaying the launch of its Thursday sci-fi movie franchise until next fall, sources said. The movie night originally was scheduled for an April 1998 debut, but newly…
Paxson Communications, which owns TV stations reaching 60% of U.S. households, is in negotiations with CBS' Eyemark Entertainment to schedule reruns of "Touched by an Angel," which could serve as the…
French thesp, director and producer Dominique Farrugia and former Studio Canal Plus topper Olivier Granier have teamed up to launch Comedie!, a new cable and satellite channel.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' Hall of Fame ceremony, which has had a difficult time in recent years finding networks willing to telecast it, has inked an agreement with Showtime to run…
Uncertainty over who will helm Russia's Channel 1 (ORT) after director general Sergei Blagovolin admitted recently that he had taken another job and had therefore, de facto, left the channel, came…
NBC Asia is crediting its move to more local programming with doubling distribution figures over the past 11 months.
Actor-writer Steven Antin and Cynthia Mott have sold "The Personals," a pitch for a pilot, to Columbia TriStar TV and HBO. They will executive produce along with Gary Adelson and Brad Watson.