"The Last Don" has rigged the May 12-18 primetime Nielsen numbers game in CBS' favor, but NBC still towers above the competition in the important demos thanks to "The Odyssey," which delivered a…
The producers of "Murphy Brown" are said to be in serious discussions to create a storyline that finds Murphy (Candice Bergen) fighting breast cancer in the show's forthcoming 10th season, according…
Granada TV has become the first British company to break into the U.S. network production business, with the announcement that ABC has ordered 13 episodes of "Cracker" for its fall schedule.
Nick at Nite will send "The Brady Bunch" and "Laverne & Shirley" back to primetime in 1998 --- "Laverne" beginning in June and "Brady" in September. Meanwhile Nick's spinoff, nostalgia-net TV Land…
CBS has begun informing producers of the new shows ordered for its fall primetime schedule, which will be presented to advertisers on Thursday. However, top studio execs were still in the dark late…
Fox Entertainment Group President Peter Roth embraced a strategy of stability in the official presentation of his first fall primetime lineup, which keeps four nights of the schedule unchanged next…
Polygram TV has pacted to distribute domestically the offbeat Alliance Communications drama "Due South," 22 originals of which are being produced for the syndie market beginning this fall. The series…
Alan Frio, a former co-anchor on "Hard Copy," is set to replace Bob Jimenez as co-anchor opposite Tawny Little on KCOP-TV's 10 p.m. news. He starts work at the station June 16.
Televisa is expected to announce major cost-cutting and name an unprecedented executive committee as the Mexican media giant unveils a new business plan to investors today in New York.
UPN may be changing leaders, but the netlet will stay with its strategy aimed at young urban viewers.
Iris Grossman has been upped to senior veepee of talent and casting for TNT from her VP post. Based in Los Angeles, she will be responsible for overseeing all talent and casting issues related to TNT…