Fox's "The Family Guy'' is off to a good start in its enviable Sunday timeslot, hammocked between "The Simpsons'' and "The X-Files,'' though "Guy'' didn't quite measure up to the standards set during…
Syndie queen Whoopie Goldberg, TV's normally jovial center "Square," opened Monday afternoon's "Minorities in the Media" panel discussion with the cold, hard facts: "Black folks watch more TV than…
UPN's new Disney-produced kidvid program block will launch Sept. 6 under the umbrella title of "Disney's Whomptastic."
Pax TV has unveiled the first of its original shows for the fall, the primetime family drama "Hope Island," a co-prod with Canada's Lions Gate TV.
ESPN's new 24-hour-a-day cable networks, ESPN Now and ESPN Extra, will kick off in September as part of a deal with John Malone's HITS (Headend in the Sky) to create an eight-channel digital tier of…
The New York Mets are off to a solid ratings start on WPIX, while their Bronx competish continues to do well on WNYW.
FROM MIP TVFollowing the success of the Italian Film Agency, established last year to promote Italian film internationally, the Italian government unveiled at Mip Friday a similar initiative to boost…
FROM MIP TVBreaking with tradition at the Mip television market, Catherine Trautmann, French culture minister, refrained from making the usual ministerial speech on the state of the Gallic industry…
FROM MIP TVHollywood TV shows seem to have lost their hold on international audiences -- and there's now some compelling data to prove it.
Teletubbies marketer Itsy Bitsy Entertainment Co. has entered into a three-year deal with toy maker Hasbro Inc. and Fox Family Channel to produce and broadcast two daily blocks slated to kick off in…
NBC is killing sudser "Another World" after 35 years as part of an effort to get more affils to carry the Peacock's daytime programming in-pattern.