After years of focusing its original programming strategy on movies, TNT will create a department for original series development and greatly expand its series production ambitions.
Affirmative action plans are the rage among broadcasters these days, thanks to a challenge to the industry laid down earlier this year by Federal Communications Commission chairman William Kennard.
CBS will premiere its new Saturday morning kids schedule on Sept. 19, the network said Thursday.
Forget hard vs. soft: ABC News chief David Westin wants his reporters to go deep when covering the day's events.
Aussie-born Hollywood director Simon Wincer ("The Phantom") has inked to helm a miniseries remake of United Artists' classic "On the Beach," for Oz major Southern Star Entertainment, America's…
CBS News chief Andrew Heyward said the upcoming second edition of "60 Minutes" will not be a cheap knockoff of the original.
Chicago-based newsman Jim Rosenfeld plans to ankle the Windy City's WLS to join WCBS as 6 p.m. anchor.
WNYW New York has bought reruns of Eyemark Entertainment's "Caroline in the City" for a price that depends on where the station plays it: mid-five-figures a week if it goes between 6 and 8 p.m., the…
MGM, the last Hollywood major to do a digital deal in Spain, will today ink a multiyear agreement with Via Digital, one of two rival platforms vying for TV subscribers in that territory.
CBS Sports has signed a two-year agreement to broadcast the first and third games of the American Basketball League Championship Series beginning in 1999.
With soccer fever still gripping post-World Cup France, the country has launched its first cable and satellite sports news channel with a second to follow at the end of August.