VISIT EMMYS '99 Sunday's Emmys failed to excite the general TV audience in any great numbers, but Fox did manage to stir up increased interest among teens and young adults.
Malaysian satellite TV broadcaster Astro launched its new Digital Multimedia System (DMS) only a month ago to strong results.
Bulldog journo Sam Donaldson is ankling his regular "20/20" anchor gig and the White House beat as part of a new multiyear deal with ABC News.
INDIA Sri Adhikari Brothers, primarily an Indian TV software production company, is launching a TV channel called SABE (Sri Adhikari Brothers Entertainment TV). The channel will be on the air by…
Gary David Goldberg, whose signature sitcom "Family Ties" helped NBC dominate Thursday nights during the 1980s, is returning to the Peacock fold.
African animators will get animated when the continent's inaugural animation confab is held in Johannesburg Oct. 14-16.
In the latest case of supposed synergy gone sour, television producer Steven Bochco has sued 20th Century Fox Film Corp., claiming his "NYPD Blue" show was licensed to a Fox cable network below its…
Barry Diller's USA Network has bought three sitcom reruns with a limited number of episodes: Mozark's "Hearts Afire" and two from Paramount TV, "Almost Perfect" and "Fired Up." The net will slot them…
As cable continues to slice away at the over-the-air broadcast audience share in primetime, it's inevitable that the free webs fight foul with foul to better compete. Hence, the arrival of "Action."…
Unapix Syndication is capitalizing on the outcry for minority programming by clearing a syndicated "Beisbol: The Latin Dream" special to a 70% national and 90% Hispanic audience in time for the…
The "Pokemon" phenomenon continues to explode on Saturday mornings, with a Sept. 4 season premiere episode that's captured the highest kids 2-11 rating for any Saturday morning telecast since…