CBS has expressed interest in ordering six episodes of the Melanie Griffith sitcom "Me & Henry" and the John Larroquette comedy "Payne" for midseason, but it's unclear whether the producers and stars…
Granada Entertainment and Carsey-Werner are close to settling their rights dispute over the upcoming ABC sitcom "Earth Scum," and actress Katey Sagal ("Married ... With Children") is expected to…
The Chicago Bulls' Wednesday victory over the Utah Jazz in game four of this year's NBA Finals has scored a 19.1 rating, 33 share, second-highest game-four rating ever and tied for the seventh-best…
New Line Television has inked a deal with cabler Speedvision to develop a weekly syndie series about auto racing and other motor sports for fall 1999.
In a restructuring of affiliate relations, the WB television network has upped Hal Protter to senior VP, head of affiliate relations, and named Jenny Sanders manager of affiliate relations.
Radio jock Chris Jagger has been tapped as host of Telepictures' upcoming syndie strip "Change of Heart."
Just days after cleaning out his division, Disney's new chairman of Buena Vista TV Prods., Lloyd Braun, made his first key hire Wednesday, naming Stephen McPherson executive vice president of network…
Veteran TV producer and executive David Gerber, who recently left his post as president of All American TV Prods., has formed his own production company housed at the newly created Fox TV Studios.
Si TV has teamed up with Baruch Entertainment to launch its English-lingo, Hispanic-targeted talker "Cafe Ole With Giselle Fernandez" into syndication.
The list of TV shows headed for the bigscreen just got longer: TriStar Pictures and producer Marc Toberoff have pacted to revisit "Fantasy Island."
Hughes-backed satcaster Galaxy Latin America has confirmed its entry into Argentina, its 13th territory (Daily Variety, June 9).The inauguration took place by remote in Paris Tuesday, with Argentine…