Warner Bros. TV has inked a two-year, six-figure development deal with Nikki Cox, star of the WB netlet's comedy "Unhappily Ever After."
New pay cabler BET Movies/Starz!3 announced a slate of four original films featuring thesps such as Morgan Freeman, Alfre Woodard, Loretta Devine, CCH Pounder, Hill Harper and Melvin Van Peebles.
Another Tuesday trauma swirled through the corridors of Markiza TV. This time previously ousted general manager Pavel Rusko responded with calls to the public to protect Markiza against private…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has tapped Claudio di Persia as general manager of TeleUno, the Latino cabler it acquired from Spelling in April.
While the fate of several major fall releases hangs in the balance, popular TV shows already are suffering because of the ongoing strike of Italy's dubbing actors.
Roger Goodman has been upped to VP of special projects for ABC Inc.
Nickelodeon has signed a deal with Metromedia Intl. Group to create a 24-hour Russian-language version of the network for the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and the Baltic Republics.
The initial Tuesday try for a firstrun "King of the Hill" on Fox has generated promising Nielsens, but premiering schedule mate "Costello," as expected, is having trouble fitting into that schedule.
NBC's Sunday telecast of the 50th annual Emmy Awards has presented the Peacock with a Sept. 6-13 primetime Nielsens win, delivering enough Nielsen stature to beat out Mark McGwire-boosted Fox and…
Fox's powerful sophomore season premiere of "Ally McBeal" beat ABC's "Monday Night Football" in the 9-10 p.m. timeslot among adults 18-49 for the first time ever.
The USA Network has bought the exclusive broadcast window to three Universal theatricals: "The Jackal," "For Richer or Poorer" and "Mercury Rising."