FROM NATPEAmong the 18,000 TV types at NATPE this week, a mere dozen or so key station executives are the ones to watch: They now call most -- if not all -- of the shots in the domestic syndication…
With the affil deals, the Miami-based news net, already available to more than 10 million Latino and U.S. homes, secures a presence in five of the Top 10 Hispanic markets.
CBS and Craig Anderson Prods. are developing a four-hour miniseries about the controversial relationship between Thomas Jefferson, the third president of the United States, and his slave mistress…
House Telecommunications Chairman Billy Tauzin (R-La.) said organizational reform of the Federal Communications Commission is moving forward now that he has approval for his project from Republican…
CBS' premiere of "Turks" has earned muscular increases in key male demographics for the Eye's Thursday lineup, despite fairly soft household and young-adult results.
After strong performances for three straight weeks, NBC has ordered four additional episodes of its Friday drama "Providence."
CBS' "This Morning" has edged out ABC's "Good Morning America" for second place in total viewers for the Jan. 11-15 week, but the arrival of "GMA's" interim hosting team, Diane Sawyer and Charles…
Polygram TV's syndie strip "Blind Date" has been picked up for a fall debut by Chris Craft/United TV's WWOR New York and KCOP Los Angeles.
Showtime has greenlit two new one-hour original drama series, "The Hardwood" (tentative title) and "Beggars and Choosers," said Showtime's programming chief Jerry Offsay at the Television Critics…
"The Rosie O'Donnell Show" took a big Nielsen leap in the first week of its return to live broadcasts, according to Nielsen's latest national syndie ratings report for the week ended Jan. 10.
Former Writers Guild of America president Del Reisman, whose credits as producer, writer and editor include shows like "The Twilight Zone," "The Untouchables" and "Cagney & Lacey," will receive the…