With spirits buoyed by a healthy TV advertising market and a bountiful harvest of new shows, the syndie biz is ready to shout a hearty hurrah as NATPE '98 gets under way in New Orleans this week.
ABC's new Saturday tandem of "Nothing Sacred" and "Cracker" is in hot water after just one try, while the series that replaced "Sacred" on Thursday, "Prey," exhibited a bit more killer instinct in…
Actor-dancer Gregory Hines and actress-recording artist Vanessa Williams have been chosen to host the 29th NAACP Image Awards honoring positive portrayals of African-Americans in television, film…
King World Prods. is expected to unveil today a development pact with the NBC-owned stations for a syndie morning strip targeted for a fall 1999 debut.
William Schmidt, who created and executive produced the new ABC series "Prey," has inked a multiyear drama development deal with Universal Television.
President Clinton and Disney CEO Michael Eisner have taped a joint introduction to ABC's "The Wonderful World of Disney" civil rights movie "Ruby Bridges," which will air at 7 p.m. Sunday. Telefilm…
Writers Rama Laurie Stagner and Dan Witt can take a bow for working up a sci-fi vidpic about a woman straddling simultaneous existences. Her appalling discovery that, while she's left her daughter in…
ABC is planning an aggressive slate of summer programs, including a sketch comedy show possibly with Drew Carey, a reality show with Cindy Crawford and a gameshow, according to Alphabet web execs…
A rapid-fire primer for the uninitiated, and a rather curious collection of case studies for industryites, "Independent's Day" reps an impressionistic, decidedly incomprehensive view of the indie…
Production on ABC's sitcom "Grace Under Fire" shut down Thursday -- probably forever -- because of more problems with the show's troubled star Brett Butler. This is the second time this season…
An 18-year personal and business relationship between Garry Shandling and manager Brad Grey has dissolved into a bitter lawsuit filed by the comedian, contending Shandling deserves profits as high as…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking
- Final Oscar Predictions as the Season Hits the Home Stretch
- Behind-the-Scenes Video of Ryan Gosling Playing Piano in ‘La La Land’ (EXCLUSIVE)