The brutally competitive firstrun-TV syndication business claimed two of the highest-profile victims in years when DreamWorks Television disclosed Tuesday that a proposed magazine series hosted by…
Joan Lunden is out at ABC's "Good Morning America" as part of the web's effort to dramatically remake the ayem show in the face of sharply declining ratings.
For the first time since Twentieth TV began distributing the show, four sister Fox O&Os have downgraded the $40 million frosh newsmag "Access Hollywood" out of their access timeslots, Twentieth…
The Asia-based music TV service, Channel V, is planning to launch an English-language service in the U.K. by the end of 1997, bringing the potential total of music TV channels in the Britain to seven…
Former talkshow producer David Scott has been named executive producer of Warner Bros. Domestic TV Distribution's upcoming remake of "The People's Court."
Reed Hundt, arguably the most influential FCC chairman in the agency's 60-year history, announced Tuesday that he will step down as soon as the White House can find a replacement.
Marc Summers, best known for hosting stints on the Nickelodeon game shows "Double Dare" and "What Would You Do?" is set to host the 49th annual Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards Saturday evening at the…
Roma Downey, who stars as Monica on the CBS hit "Touched by an Angel," has been inked to star with Hector Elizondo and Eric McCormack in the CBS telefilm "Borrowed Hearts" for Atlantis Films. It…
Actress Jean Kasem, wife of announcer Casey Kasem, has formed the production company Little Miss Liberty Entertainment and acquired the rights to "The Colleen Stan Story," a reality-based TV movie…
Roger Gimbel Prods. has purchased the story of the late Rachel Carson, the bestselling author and environmental activist, for a biopic to air on cabler TNT.
The 25th American Film Institute Life Achievement Award: A Salute to Martin Scorsese (Wed. (28), 10-11 p.m., CBS) Videotaped in Los Angeles by New Liberty Prods. and the American Film Institute…