ABC confirmed that Wesley Snipes has agreed to make his network TV debut in an ABC two-hour made-for titled "Futuresport" that also will be considered as a series pilot.
Ted Lange has seen the highs and lows of show business, and states emphatically that right now, in the late 1990s, is definitely not a low for the depiction of black characters on television.
Sheila E. has signed on as band leader of Twentieth TV's upcoming latenight talk-variety show hosted by Earvin ( Magic) Johnson.
MTV plans to roll out its offbeat new talk/variety strip "Oddville, MTV" on June 16, running the show weeknights at 11 p.m. thereafter and repeating each episode the following evening at 7 p.m.
Humbled ABC execs struck a proper note at the opening of the Alphabet web's summer affiliates meeting here Tuesday, and station execs seemed surprisingly mild in their reactions to a dismal primetime…
The fragile industry coalition that MPAA topper Jack Valenti has nurtured for the past year is showing signs of strain, and could possibly collapse under congressional pressure to rewrite the new TV…
MTV has announced it will hold its first "Sports & Music Festival" from Oct. 17-19 in Austin, Texas.
Disney Telefilms has signed Mia Farrow to star in a two-hour "The Wonderful World of Disney" Sunday telepic for ABC.
MGM Worldwide TV has signed the Emmy Award-winning writer-producer Patricia Green as the hands-on executive producer of its firstrun syndicated series "Fame L.A."
Wharf Cable, the territory's lone cable operator, moved a step closer to profitability this week with the introduction of paid advertisements on eight of its 15 basic channels, as the government…