Fresh off his Best Director Oscar win for “Life of Pi,” Ang Lee is breaking into the TV biz, signing on to helm FX’s drama pilot “Tyrant.” From “Homeland” producing duo Howard Gordon and Gideon Raff…
Glen Mazzara has inked an overall deal with Fox TV Studios. Pact calls for the development of cable projects under Mazzara’s new banner, 44 Strong Prods. FTVS and Mazzara have a history, as the…
Former Disney Channel and Disney XD exec Nikki Reed has moved on to a new tyke net, joining the Hub as senior veep of programming and development. Reed will oversee the planning, directing and…
Binge viewers can add a new program to their watch list, as Netflix nabs exclusive rights to the third season of “The Killing,” which is being revived on AMC this year. Third season of the Fox TV…
It’s been a particularly digital week for CBS, as the Eye announces the launch of an app that offers full-episode streaming of CBS programming just one day after striking a digital syndication deal…
It was wall-to-wall Pope coverage midday Wednesday, as the Big Four and cable news nets broke into regularly scheduled daytime programming once white smoke was spotted billowing out of the Vatican's…
AMC Networks has tapped James Maiella as senior veep of corporate communications for the parent company that oversees cablers IFC, AMC, We TV and film distribution company IFC Films.
Discovery Channel has partnered with Robert Redford for special "All The President's Men Revisited," a two-hour pic that returns to the Watergate scandal more than 40 years later.
Comedy Central has ordered “Broad City” to series from producer Amy Poehler, slating the halfhour laffer for 2014. “Broad City” is based on a web series of the same name from Upright Citizens Brigade…
TNT's "Dallas" hit a season high last night as it bid farewell to J.R. Ewing, drawing over 3.5 million viewers.
Beckoning to the iconic toon’s beginnings in the 1920s, Disney has announced the return of 2D animated shorts featuring Mickey Mouse. Series, comprised of 19 cartoon shorts, will roll out on June 28…
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