Fox O&Os have hailed Queen Latifah's upcoming talkshow, inking deals for the Telepictures Prods.' syndie strip in Gotham, Los Angeles and nine other markets. "Latifah" is set for a fall 1999 debut.
In preparation for the launch of its satellite-delivered, multichannel radio service in 2000, American Mobile Radio Corp. has inked programming deals with USA Today, Bloomberg News Radio and C-SPAN…
The Roseanne-Tom Arnold TV reunion is off, at least for this sweeps. Arnold will not be guesting on Roseanne's syndie talker next month, as previously confirmed by reps for the ex-couple (Daily…
After cornering the TV market on the Bronx Bombers, Fox Sports has bought the rights to 50 additional New York Mets games in the 1999 baseball season.
Rob Morhaim has been named veepee of firstrun programming for Spelling Entertainment's Big Ticket Television.
In her new incarnation as a daytime talkshow host, Roseanne is a legitimate heir to Dinah Shore's couch. Finally, she's moved beyond her personal travails to give us rea-son to remember why…
Thesp John Corbett ("Northern Exposure") has been tapped to star in "The Judger," Fox's upcoming sci-fi syndie drama skein from helmer Jan De Bont (Daily Variety , Oct. 5).
Filmmaker Tim Burton has inked a deal with Columbia TriStar TV Distribution to exec produce "Lost in Oz," a big-budget syndie drama series derived from the works of "Wizard of Oz" author L. Frank…
Real people, real irreconcilable differences: Fox's Twentieth TV is looking to revive the TV chestnut "Divorce Court" as a syndie strip next year.
Broadcast TV vet Peter Mathes has been tapped the new head of the Chris-Craft/United TV Group, the core O&O group of the UPN weblet.