Twentieth Century Fox TV has inked a multimillion dollar overall deal with 25-year-old Seth MacFarlane, creator of Fox's highly anticipated midseason animated comedy "Family Guy."
Fans celebrating Real Madrid's victory over Brazil's Vasco de Gama in the Intercontinental Cup Dec. 1 now have something more to cheer about: The new world champion soccer club will now get its own…
Nickelodeon president Herb Scannell has joined the Television Council at USC's School of Cinema-Television.
FROM THE WESTERN CABLE SHOW Because cable networks keep raising their fees to cable distributors, cable ops will have no choice but to drop cable webs from their lineups, Matt Bond, exec VP…
FROM THE WESTERN CABLE SHOWThe Sci-Fi Channel has picked up the Francis Ford Coppola-produced original skein "First Wave" for a March premiere.
FROM THE WESTERN CABLE SHOWActor James Garner has formed a production company to create television documentaries, the first of which will be "Private Eye: Knight in Tarnished Armor."
"South Park" creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone have applied to become co-presidents of Comedy Central to replace the cabler's current prexy, Doug Herzog, who will become Fox's president of…
Univision flagship KMEX Los Angeles will add a 6-7 a.m. newscast to its weekday lineup beginning Jan. 4. The move by the Spanish-lingo station underscores the increasing appetite in the L.A. market…
Kerry Packer's Nine Network has emerged victorious with a 33% audience share for the recently concluded Australia television season, ahead of Kerry Stokes' Seven Network, which, despite the supposed…
All eyes on WB’s Ancier Will he stay or will he go? Now that NBC and Fox have replaced their entertainment presidents, all eyes have turned to WB entertainment president Garth Ancier, whose contract…
Spanish digital platform Via Digital has signed a non-exclusive carriage deal for all recent and upcoming pics from Arnon Milchan's New Regency.