A news-heavy summer filled with sex scandals and a shaky stock market sent numbers soaring for news and info cablers during the third quarter.
Monica Lewinsky's conditions for an exclusive interview with Oprah Winfrey were just too much for the talkshow queen.
Panamort Television has inked a deal with Lynn Harris to develop a half-hour comedy series based on Harris' Web site, www.breakupgirl.com.
The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame Committee, chaired by Norman Lear, has selected eight honorees to be inducted into the Hall of Fame.
The South African Broadcasting Corp. (SABC) Tuesday announced plans to counter the launch on Thursday of e.tv, South Africa's first free-to-air commercial television channel.
Playboy Enterprises has decided not to take over Spice Hot, an adult-video channel that's much raunchier than anything on the Playboy Channel.
More people watched ESPN's coverage of the Sept. 28 playoff baseball game in primetime between the Chicago Cubs and the San Francisco Giants than any other non-football cablecast in the network's…
WNBC has come down with a major case of Yankees fever. The Peacock's Gotham flagship will produce four half-hour specials spotlighting the Bronx Bombers' amazing 1998 season and looking ahead to the…
With one week on the books for the 1998-99 primetime Nielsens season, the bulk of the good news is landing in the CBS column.
It may not be all-wrestling-all-the-time, but the USA network is heading in that direction.
It's somehow ironic that the freshest fare from the Disney Channel's new lineup should be so reminiscent of the past that it veritably embraces the essence of the earliest days of animation. Yet, the…