"Street Stories" has a new executive producer, Mike Rubin. Rubin joins the prime time CBS news magazine from "Eye to Eye with Connie Chung," which debuts next month.
Clarifying the new conservative government's position on the TV sector, French communications minister Alain Carignon said he would relax rules preventing any shareholder from holding more than a 25%…
The BBC's top light entertainment star, Noel Edmonds, will fly to the United States in the next few days to resume negotiations for a U.S. TV deal, following Thursday's news that he had agreed to a…
Fox Broadcasting Co. has reached a deal with Columbia Pictures TV on a two-year renewal of the comedy "Married ... With Children," the only surviving series from the initial April 1987 prime time…
The deal between Columbia Pictures TV and ABC Prods. on the ABC drama "Do the Strand" could be the tip of a much larger iceberg -- providing a model for network-studio alliances in defraying the cost…
Fox Inc. will launch an entertainment-based cable network by January 1994 that will reach the 10 million subscribers to services owned by Tele-Communications Inc.
Pat Fili has exited her post as senior VP of programming and production at the Lifetime cable network and is expected to be named head of daytime programming at ABC, as reported (Daily Variety, April…
As the local market May sweeps measurement period got under way, several top syndie shows experienced epic year-to-year declines in the separate Nielsen national barter rankings.
MTV Networks' kids channel Nickelodeon is gearing up for the launch of its new U.K. service later this year with the appointment of Brit producer James Baker as director of programs.
Credit ABC with another provocative exercise in television-for-people-who-don't-like-television -- a six-hour "event series" that makes "Twin Peaks" look like "Mayberry R.F.D." Scheduling this show…