DreamWorks Television has inked a multiyear first-look deal with Evolution Entertainment, the fledgling management and production shop headed by feature producers Mark Burg and Oren Koules.
Robert Johnson, chairman and CEO of BET Holdings, is proposing to take an equity stake in the UPN Network in exchange for the right to play some of UPN's sitcoms on the BET Network a week or two…
Faced with increasingly brutal competish for talent, webheads say agents for writers and producers with even a hint of buzz around them are asking for -- and getting -- guaranteed "put" pilot…
"48 Hours" has turned out some good work, in the finest tradition of CBS News, since its 1986 debut as a network special on crack addiction, but the newsmag opens its 13th season with a story of a…
NBC's "Will & Grace" won the battle of the Tuesday sitcoms, but ABC won the war for control of the night thanks to a stellar bow from rookie drama "Once and Again."
As the networks charge into the new primetime Nielsen season, NBC still looks like the web to beat in adults 18-49, while CBS seems secure as king of the households hill.
The Eye's wide open for business on Monday nights. That's the key message to emerge from the first night of the 1999-2000 season, which kicked off Monday with CBS getting solid sampling for its new…
A two-hour telepic based on the true story of a man wrongly jailed for 23 years has swept the 14th annual Gemini Award nominations, it was announced Tuesday.
In another move by a Hollywood major to boost its commitment to localized production abroad, Warner Bros. has struck a long-term alliance with Germany's Ufa to co-produce and co-finance local-lingo…
After four years of negotiations, Hong Kong Cable has agreed to add MTV Asia to its lineup.
Bill Nye, star of the kids show "Bill Nye the Science Guy," has been signed to be the on- and off-air spokesman for Noggin, the kids educational network from Nickelodeon and Children's Television…