German United Distributors, a joint venture of major German studios and pubcasters, will have its international debut at the April 3-8 Mip TV market in Cannes.
The Chris-Craft/United TV station group has dashed the hope of sitcom distributors that it would pull away from its firm policy of demanding exclusive rights to rerun comedies.
British Digital Broadcasting, the digital terrestrial TV group, is in negotiations with Viacom to include services such as MTV and Nickelodeon in BDB's planned launch of 15 channels this fall.
Presenters confirmed to participate in Nickelodeon’s 11th Annual Kids’ Choice Awards on Saturday include Drew Barry-more, Alicia Silverstone, Heather Locklear, Scott Wolf, Lacey Chabert, Kenneth…
"Real TV" hit a real sophomore-season milestone in the week ended March 15. Paramount's syndie vid-clip strip scored an all-time high 4.2 national Nielsen household rating during what was otherwise a…
Twentieth TV's bragging rights for "Access Hollywood" -- viz., the show's victory over Paramount's "Entertainment Tonight" in N.Y., Los Angeles and Chicago on March 24, the day after the Oscar…
Fox Broadcasting Co. on Friday pulled the series "Significant Others" after just three airings.
Actress-comedian Whoopi Goldberg has inked to star in "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court," a Walt Disney Television production for the 1998-99 season of "The Wonderful World of Disney,"…
The four cast members of "The Simpsons" who have banded together in a quest for more coin have agreed to accept 20th Century Fox TV's latest episodic fee offer but remain stuck on the issue of…
In post-Oscar bragging rights, syndicated TV magazine category, NBC and Twentieth TV's "Access Hollywood" beat Paramount's "Entertainment Tonight" head-to-head on Tuesday in N.Y., L.A. and Chi.
Comedian Bobby Slayton will lay aside his mantle as the "pit bull of comedy" to play the role of Joey Bishop in HBO's "The Rat Pack," the Rob Cohen-directed film which stars Ray Liotta as Frank…