Telepictures Prods. has inked a multiyear renewal of its exclusive overall production deal with talkshow veteran Cathy Chermol.
Paula Cwikly has been named director of daytime programs at NBC Entertainment, reporting to Susan Lee, senior VP of daytime programs.
ABC, CBS and NBC are expected to get a reprieve from federal regulators today that will allow the major webs to preempt their educational kidvid shows on Saturday mornings for live sports programming.
The trade association of the cable industry says the Big Four broadcast networks are hemorrhaging viewers so dramatically that their primetime Nielsen ratings have plunged even in homes that don't…
Confusion over whether British Sky Broadcasting holds the rights to provide movies and sports to British Digital Broadcasting looks set to complicate the launch of digital terrestrial television in…
Castle Rock Entertainment has signed an exclusive two-year deal with former executive producers of "The Simpsons" Bill Oakley and Josh Weinstein.
All American Television has filled out the production team for its upcoming talkshow strip, "Arthel & Fred."
Wide-ranging changes to the license of South African pay-TV station M-Net were published in the official Government Gazette at the weekend, drawing fire from all sides, especially pubcaster SABC.
The National Academy of Cable Programming has issued a deadline of Aug. 1 for network entries and a producer deadline of Aug. 15 for material to be considered for the 19th Annual National CableAce…
Meredith Corp. has completed its $216 million purchase of three television stations from First Media Television, the company said Tuesday.
Hal Gessner has been named exec producer of "CBS News Saturday Morning," the new two-hour weekend show bowing in mid-September.