Alliance Atlantis has inked with Tribune Entertainment to co-produce the syndie series "Beastmaster: the Legend Continues" for next fall.
Mary Stuart Masterson will develop and star in her first TV series, which "ER" executive producer John Wells will produce for Warner Bros.
Kids cabler Nickelodeon has formed a partnership with Telemundo to broadcast some of Nick's top shows in Spanish on the domestic Spanish-language broadcast network.
Walter Cronkite has signed to host a series of 20th century retrospective specs for syndie distrib TWI.
Japan's Ministry of Post and Telecommunications will grant broadcast licenses to six companies to send high-definition programming via satellite starting in 2000.
Court TV, which only recently looked set for a death sentence, will increase its carriage by 15% for a new total of 38 million homes thanks to an improved relationship between the cabler's corporate…
Pubcaster RAI will consider the proposal recently made by Canal Plus to create a joint digital platform and to acquire a stake in Telepiu, the pay TV operation controlled by Canal Plus, national…
Trina McQueen, the president of the Canadian Discovery Channel, has been appointed chair of the Banff Television Foundation.
WCBS is downgrading King World newsmag "Inside Edition" to an overnight timeslot to make room for an early fringe double run of Worldvision's red-hot courtroom strip "Judge Judy."
Aside from his troubled satellite foray in the U.S., Rupert Murdoch usually displays a sure touch in the pay TV business, but Indonesia continues to bleed News Corp.'s coffers.
The Sundance Channel has acquired exclusive U.S. TV rights to the 11th annual European Film Awards from Polygram Television.