NBC latenight warhorse "Saturday Night Live" will kick off its 24th season next month with three new featured players, including the show's first Latino regular.
For the first time in 21 years, America's eyes will turn away from Graceland on Aug. 16 as the national pastime regains its footing: Fueled by Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa's charge toward a…
Romance Classics will position its fall season schedule under the banner "Moonlight Months," and each month from September through December the cable web will feature the U.S. premiere of a feature…
With two pieces of stunt programming starring network comics, cablers had the biggest laugh on Sunday. While CBS won the night overall with a 9.4 rating and 17 share, HBO's "Jerry Seinfeld: I'm…
An innovative series of shows featuring the music of Johann Sebastian Bach and performances by renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma leads the race this year for the Gemini Awards, Canada's equivalent of the…
Producers at ABC's "Home Improvement" have committed to having the program's characters wear seatbelts, a victory for the Entertainment Industries Council, which is trying to persuade all actors to…
CBS News will halt production on "Public Eye With Bryant Gumbel" at the end of this month, making it less likely the newsmag will return as a midseason replacement.
Soon-to-launch family net Pax TV has secured country music star Billy Dean to host "It's a Miracle," a one-hour weekly series about real-life miraculous occurrences.
The latest addition to the MTV world network, MTV Russia, is set to launch at midnight on Sept. 25 near Moscow's Kremlin.
NBC has taken its 19th straight primetime Nielsens week in the key demographic of adults 18-49, but CBS stayed first in the traditional measure of households thanks to the Tom Hanks film…
In a deal that was expected, Black Entertainment Television signed Roy Campanella II of Director Circle Filmworks to produce 10 made-for-TV movies (Daily Variety, Aug. 10).