The Corpse Had a Familiar Face" brings to CBS the life of Edna Buchanan, one of America's best police reporters, who sniffs around crime scenes in Miami and writes wickedly raw journalism. As with…
The ever-improving prospects of satellite TV venture British Sky Broadcasting helped pump up the pretax profits of the media group Pearson by 38% to T208.6 million ($ 310 million) last year.
Standup comedian Ellen DeGeneres plays a single woman, Ellen Morgan, faced with such major moments as a bad photo on her driver's license and listening to gossip about her best friend. Frenetic…
Market research company Nielsen Australia is buying out its longtime rival, AGB McNair, thus creating a monopoly of Australia's lucrative TV ratings business.
Catalog 1, a joint venture of Spiegel Inc. and Time Warner Entertainment Co., said it launched its catalog shopping network in three of four pilot markets.
Cars are the stars in "Bandit" from Universal's rotating "Action Pack" series of syndicated two-hour dramas. Brian Bloom stars as title character, originally played by Burt Reynolds in the hit…
HBO has promoted two in its West Coast publicity department and signed on a new exec in the Gotham wing.
The networks are rolling out some very big guns for the May sweeps, including three CBS miniseries and the eight-hour ABC event "The Stand."
Rob Dauber and Andrew Lassner have been upped to supervising producer and coordinating producer, respectively, on "The Jane Whitney Show," the NBC daytime talkshow. The pair were previously senior…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences board was meeting Monday evening to vote on amending its broadcast deal to allow all four networks back into the process of televising the Prime Time Emmy…