Roseanne wasn't the only 1998 talk contender making headway in the syndie marketplace last week. Paramount Domestic Television has quietly been closing deals in midsized markets for its upcoming chat…
Kate Adler was a director at Walt Disney TV before she left the company. A story June 19 had her prior title incorrect. * * * “Frasier” producer Joe Keenan’s, name was misspelled in Thursday’s story…
Roseanne has landed big bucks and some of TV's prime real estate for her new talkshow venture with King World Prods.
Fox Broadcasting Co. and Aaron Spelling today are expected to unveil two new characters for their Monday night soap "Melrose Place."
Japan's market for television advertising is expected to grow by 50% in 2005, as compared with 1995, with cable TV and direct satellite broadcasting leading the charge, according to a report from a…
For top-tier American TV shows, no foreign market is as hot right now as Great Britain. Commercial broadcaster ITV last week forked out a record price for terrestrial rights to the Warner Bros…
Scripps Howard Prods. has acquired rights to Tami Hoag's novel "A Thin Dark Line," which is now being developed as a two-hour telefilm at ABC.
Argentina's largest MSO, Multicanal, has acquired yet another 70,000 subs in the province of Buenos Aires as part of the expansion project that the Clarin-owned cabler had been pursuing since last…
Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich (R-Ga.) has assured the TV industry that he'll block any new content legislation if they reach an agreement with kidvid groups on changes to the voluntary TV…
Rupert Murdoch and John Malone's group of regional sports networks will announce this week that they're ponying up $850 million for a 40% stake in the nine Cablevision Systems-owned Sportschannel…
"Seinfeld," the most popular sitcom in America, has just died on German television. Teutonic viewers preferred vintage episodes of "Hogan's Heroes" instead.