Roseanne, who's set to launch a daytime talkshow this fall, has tapped Allan Stephan as head of development for her Full Moon & High Tide Prods., which has set up shop at King World Prods.
The force was with "Star Wars" and "Gone With the Wind" in syndie airings over the past six weeks. The Nielsen syndie ratings report issued Wednesday shows the classic pics scored high ratings during…
CBS is bringing "Murphy Brown" back to its old Monday stomping grounds next month for the six weeks leading up to the one-hour series finale May 18.
Let the "Seinfeld" syndie sweepstakes begin. In the first of a string of "Seinfeld" syndie renewal deals to come, Fox O&O WNYW New York has ponied up mega-coin to Columbia TriStar TV Distribution to…
Paxson Communications posted an operating loss of $58.3 million in 1997, but the red ink was offset by a one-time gain of $254.7 million from the sale of its radio stations and outdoor advertising…
For creative talent and for the entertainment-consuming American public, the already blurry lines of distinction between film and TV are quickly disappearing, panelists said Monday at the Hollywood…
If it's mid-March, then it must be time for syndie specials tied to Monday's Oscarcast. Once again, Tribune Entertainment is offering its "Live From the Academy Awards" pre-kudocast spesh hosted by…
Disney-owned DIC Entertainment has tapped 20th Century Fox and Caravan Pictures production vet Riley Kathryn Ellis to spearhead its expansion into the direct-to-video animated features arena.
Jason Stewart has been tapped director of current programming for Fox Broadcasting Co.
As a sign of Hollywood's growing interest in the Hispanic TV market, industry veteran Richard Melcombe has teamed with producer Dan Guerrero, previously of Paul Rodriguez Prods., to launch Senorita…
Talkshows and off-network sitcoms were generally soft, but the February sweep was sweet for "Jerry Springer," "Frasier," "Entertainment Tonight," "Judge Judy," "The X-Files" and a handful of other…