Trilogy Prods. has committed to executive produce a biopic on magician Harry Houdini as a TNT Original for air late in 1998 or early 1999 on the Turner Broadcasting cabler, with Johnathon Schaech…
Marcia Gay Harden ("The Spitfire Grill," "Flubber") has been cast in the title role of 20th Century Fox TV's pilot for CBS, "By Anne Nivel."
The Peacock news division will produce a Tom Brokaw-hosted primetime special profiling the lives and legacies of the generation of Americans that came of age during World War II.
NBC posted its worst Friday primetime showing with original programming in 2-1/2 years last week, dragged down by lower-than-usual overall TV viewing levels and the lowest numbers ever for Peacock…
TNT's surprising decision to schedule three rerun episodes of "ER" every Thursday from 7 to 10 p.m. beginning this fall could end up weakening the ratings for the firstrun hour on NBC, according to…
Talkshow vet Jose Pretlow has been tapped the new showrunner on Columbia TriStar TV Distribution's latenight syndie strip "Vibe."
Amid intense speculation over who may win and for how much, Columbia TriStar TV Distribution formally opened the bidding process Monday among New York TV stations for second-cycle rerun rights to…
The Albany, N.Y., November Nielsen diaries have been thrown out because an employee from WXXA-TV, a Fox affiliate owned by Clear Channel Communications, apparently cooked the books in favor of WXXA.
Nine months after doubling the length of its "E! News Daily" newscast to an hour at the behest of programming overseer Rich Frank, E! Entertainment Television is returning to a half-hour format…
Be afraid, be very afraid of "That's Life," an uncomfortably crude midseason comedy about a white-trash couple in Queens which looks to be a jarringly insular, Hollywood vision of how the gentiles…
Oliver Stone's Illusion Entertainment has joined forces with Zaloom-Marfield Prods. to craft a two-hour docu for Turner Original Prods. and TBS Superstation, recounting the final months before the…
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