August has been a rough month for CBS sitcoms, with sources saying network officials have indicated that two in-house shows, "The Building" and "The Boys," won't be extended beyond their initial…
Paramount is the distributor/producer of syndicated TV version of "The Untouchables."
E! Entertainment Television has inked a deal with the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences to televise the technical portion of the Primetime Emmy Awards as a two-hour special, "The Creative Arts…
Producer Eric Schotz's LMNO Prods. continues to increase its supply of reality programming to CBS and to push forward with other projects, including a "minimovie" concept that's been discussed with…
Faced with widespread rumors questioning Phil Donahue's continued commitment to his long-running syndicated talkshow, Multimedia Entertainment Tuesday announced that several stations have renewed the…
Broadcast trade organizations Tuesday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to affirm a lower court's ruling upholding the constitutionality of a law requiring cable operators to carry most TV stations.
CBS' "Late Show With David Letterman" finished its premiere week with an average 7.8 rating/23 share, compared with 3.8/11 for "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno."
Though it's set in the world of the squared circle, "Percy & Thunder" is -- as its title might indicate -- more about relationships than boxing. Result should please fans of interpersonal bonds, but…
Syndicator King World Prods. joined the growing list of entertainment industry heavyweights investing in interactive entertainment, announcing Tuesday that it has acquired a 10% equity stake in Palo…
Australian newspaper mogul Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. acquired Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp. in 1985 and the following year purchased Metromedia's six TV stations in the U.S., which formed the…
If CBS honchos have their way, news division superstars Mike Wallace, Dan Rather and Connie Chung will anchor its new 24-hour news cable network.