Speculation is growing in France that the country's two main digital platforms, Canal Plus' Canal Satellite and rival Television Par Satellite (TPS), are considering joining forces.
Home & Garden TV and the Food Network, both owned by the E.W. Scripps Co., will give birth before the year is out to a new digital cable network called Do-It-Yourself.
Latenight syndie strips "Vibe" and "The Keenen Ivory Wayans Show" have a new lease on life. Columbia TriStar TV Distribution and Buena Vista Television confirmed Monday that they have clinched…
EXCLUSIVECBS is developing an hour drama "Bronx County" with filmmaker Sydney Pollack and a half-hour comedy with actor Brian Benben ("Dream On") and writer/producer Robert Borden ("The Drew Carey…
Elizabeth (Betty) Frazer, a longtime employee of NBC dating back to its radio days, died Jan. 3 of natural causes in Century City. She was 83.
CBS Evening News anchor Dan Rather will be pulling double duty in Japan next month. Rather will join CBS Sports' Olympic host Jim Nantz as co-host of the Opening Ceremony at the 1998 Olympic Winter…
Clarence W. Sheiffele, father of Rob Sheiffele, a senior segment producer for "Entertainment Tonight," died Dec. 17 at his home in New Haven, Conn., following a brief illness. He was 76.
"Kids Say the Darndest Things" has joined CBS' Friday schedule with the Eye's highest regular-series rating in that slot in nearly three years, but the "Darndest" boost failed to provide much help to…
Abe Haberman, a longtime film and TV makeup artist, died Dec. 30 of heart failure at his home in North Hollywood. He was 88.
Jerry Seinfeld may have ditched the sitcom world, but his show is still pulling in kudos. Three episodes were nominated for best episodic comedy in the Writers Guild of America TV awards nominations…
For many of Britain's young and hip, Fridays are not the start of the weekend's getting out and about, but instead a night of watching TV, spoiled for choice with domestic comedy on BBC2 and top-rung…