Wink Communications has inked a multiyear, multimillion-dollar deal with Thomson Consumer Electronics to integrate Wink's interactive TV services in satcaster DirecTV's receivers beginning this fall.
The FX Channel will take an animated bow this July, launching "The Dick and Paula Celebrity Special" from Tom Snyder Prods.
By piggybacking the plotting from sci-fi series "Babylon 5," which recently completed its run, the premiere episode of spinoff "Crusade" offers the sort of complex narrative clutter of a solid…
Not enough Rosie has left this year's Tony Awards with a thorn in its side. After impressive Nielsen results over the past two years with comedienne/talkshow host Rosie O'Donnell handling emcee…
"There's Something About Mary" was the big winner at the 1999 MTV Movie Awards, taking home prizes in four categories.
ABC has ordered its first midseason series, the Imagine/Touchstone TV drama "Bellevue" from creator Peter Berg.
Ratings for the fight-free "Jerry Springer Show" headed south last week, as the host himself came out against distrib Studios USA's latest effort to clean up the raunchy syndie talker.
Universal has flown the coop, but producer Edward R. Pressman is vowing to keep the syndie drama "The Crow: Stairway to Heaven" aloft for a second season with new financial partners and possibly a…
Hollywood's struggle to confront its responsibilities to the nation's youth became glaringly apparent over the weekend at the Writers Guild Foundation's "Words Into Pictures" conference in Santa…
KCBS hauled away 13 trophies Saturday at the 51st annual Los Angeles area Emmy Awards, including a win in the competitive half-hour newscast category for its 11 p.m. report.
Steven Bochco has cast Blair Underwood as the lead in his upcoming CBS drama "City of Angels." Shooting begins in September for a planned January 2000 launch.