Best-selling crime novelist James Ellroy ("L.A. Confidential") has inked a deal with Paramount to pen his first TV drama pilot, a project for NBC dubbed "L.A. Sheriff's Homicide."
"Frasier" has once again dominated "Home Improvement," helping NBC relegate the ABC Tuesday lineup, once the Alphabet's strongest, to third place in May 5 Nielsens.
NBC will roll out a special four-hour edition of the Primetime Emmy Awards for the ceremony's 50th anniversary on Sept. 13 (a Sunday), with Don Mischer tapped to produce his fourth Emmycast.
FROM NCTAFor the second year in a row, cablers closed their annual convention by giving Ted Turner a stage and cheering him on as he bashed News Corp. topper Rupert Murdoch.
Dresser Dahlstead, a veteran radio programmer and announcer, died of heart failure at Valley View Hospital in Las Vegas on April 20. He was 88.
As if four hours of May Mafia Madness from CBS' "The Last Don II" last weekend somehow weren't enough, NBC rolls out another 240 minutes of cosa nostra that isn't five minutes old before the lead…
Hope springs eternal for fans of the "Jerry Springer Show." The latest national Nielsen syndie ratings report indicates that "Springer" loyalists were unfazed by recent allegations that their beloved…
Former model Terry Farrell has been cast as the female lead opposite Ted Danson in the CBS/Paramount sitcom "Becker." Farrell will play the owner of the local diner that Danson's character frequents…
The current rights rift between Granada Entertainment and Carsey-Werner over the development of the ABC comedy "Earth Scum" apparently stemmed from more than one single incident, sources say.
"Access Hollywood" supervising producer Laurie Ender is stepping down at the end of this month after three years with the NBC/Twentieth TV syndie newsmag.
Amid great fanfare, Egypt has launched Nilesat, its first solo satellite venture.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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