The Playboy Channel is riding herd on its most successful promotional campaign ever: A record 15 million cable subscribers or satellite-dish owners will get access to a free night of the network's…
To help fill the holes in their schedules created by the NBA lockout, the Fox Sports Net regional sports channels have cut a deal to televise five baseball games from the Major League-Japan All-Star…
Former "Melrose Place" executive producer Frank South has taken over as executive producer of the WB netlet drama "Hyperion Bay."
Once burned, but not too shy Just as Touchstone TV last week was facing up to the fact that it had been duped into signing a six-figure deal with 32-year-old writer/actress Riley Weston — who had…
MTV Networks chairman Tom Freston used his speech Friday at the Museum of Television & Radio to tweak the major broadcast networks.
The WB netlet has scrapped Warner Bros. TV's midseason comedy "You're on With Kate" after taping six episodes.
From its melodramatic beginning to the entirely predictable end, the "original" telefilm "The Girl Next Door" is a string of cliches that doesn't even qualify as a guilty pleasure. Even veteran…
In an effort to make its schedule more user-friendly for indie film fans, Sundance Channel in November will premiere four primetime programming segments.
Former heavyweight champ Mike Tyson got his boxing license back Monday, setting up a rematch of the Bite of the Century, potentially the most lucrative pay per view TV event ever.
While the New York Yankees were crushing the San Diego Padres in Game 2 of the World Series on Sunday, they might also have been crushing Fox's chances of avoiding the worst-ever Nielsens for the…
Marking a new chapter in her career, Kate Jackson has been tapped to direct an episode of "Dead Man's Gun," the popular Showtime series set in the Wild West.