"The Martin Short Show" has been picked up in Chicago and Philadelphia, filling in key gaps in its station lineup as King World Prods.' latest syndie yakker heads toward its fall debut.
TLC will premiere this April its eight-part miniseries "Intimate Universe: The Human Body," which it co-produced with the BBC.
CBS is jumping on the WWII bandwagon with a four-hour miniseries, "Morning Into Midnight," from Columbia TriStar TV and Spring Creek Prods.
Fans of the "Teletubbies" can rest easy, the BBC has commissioned an additional 105 episodes of the kids phenom, enough to bring the total to 365 episodes, one for every day of the year.
Can a Dutch channel that has the look and feel of a public broadcaster but the business savvy of a commercial outfit make it in the already overcrowded Dutch market? Can it target women and still…
CBS and Columbia Tri-Star TV are close to a deal under which the net would co-produce and air a new Bette Midler sitcom.
NBC has picked up 13 episodes of a new David Spade animated comedy co-produced by Brillstein-Grey Entertainment and NBC Studios.
Telepictures Prods., the hot shop in the syndie biz with seven Monday-Friday skeins on the fall '99 sked, has promoted two top execs in a restructuring of its programming and development operation.
Despite the big boost of its final February sweeps Thursday, NBC still finds itself fighting CBS down to the wire for the month's households crown.
CBS has inked a two-year drama development deal with filmmaker Wolfgang Petersen, the Academy Award-nominated director and producer behind "Air Force One," "In the Line of Fire," "Outbreak" and "Das…
It will be tough to better this network telepic in 1999, a poignant little gem that proves to be the best kind of weeper, earning its tears with meticulous plot construction and the kind of brilliant…