Japanese pubcaster NHK avoided the Nagano Winter Olympics blues and scored huge ratings for its coverage of the games. Local heroes, live coverage of Olympics drama and extensive reporting from all…
Actress Carmen Electra is leaving syndie series "Baywatch" to enter a development deal at the WB netlet. The deal is to develop drama or comedy series, but the WB currently is developing a comedy…
Big Bird, Bert, Ernie, Grover and Cookie Monster found out Wednesday that they'll be alive for at least four more years, with PBS' announcement of an extension of its partnership with the Children's…
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The CBS premiere of "Four Corners" placed a disappointing fourth in homes and fell to fifth place among the adults 18-49 in its first hour, behind the WB's "Dawson's Creek."
Bob Jeffords, unit production manager for "Murphy Brown" since 1988, will receive the Directors Guild of America's Frank Capra Achievement Award at the org's annual ceremony on March 7.
Can lightning strike twice for Richard Dominick, the man who made "Jerry Springer" a hot commodity in talk TV? Dominick is developing a project, tentatively titled "Stings," for USA Networks…
Despite rugged competition, the premiere of CBS' Tom Selleck-starring "The Closer" has managed the net's best homes rating in that slot in three months and best adults 18-49 rating in nine months.
Fox Family Channel has pacted with the Harvey Entertainment Co. to license 65 half-hour segs from the classic "Harveytoons" cartoon library as part of an overall marketing push by Harvey to sell the…
Olympics coverage "brought home the gold" for the Eye web in the evening news race last week.
Bruce Helford, co-creator and executive producer of ABC's "The Drew Carey Show," has inked an exclusive four-year production and development deal with Warner Bros. TV worth an estimated $20 million…
Discovery Channel plans to launch a Saturday-morning kids lineup of original shows in October in hopes of attracting some money out of the imminent kids upfront, execs from the cable network said.