David Letterman will have two series premiering on CBS this summer, with the network confirming a pickup on "The Building," a prime time sitcom on which Letterman will serve as an exec producer.
"Murphy Brown" co-exec producer Tom Palmer and producer Michael Patrick King have entered into exclusive overall deals with TriStar TV, in the process becoming exec producers on the Sony Pictures…
Calico Entertainment and the Imagination Factory have formed a partnership to create, produce and merchandise new and existing properties for movies, TV series and interactive electronic…
Reeves Entertainment Group, the U.S. production arm of former U.K. broadcaster Thames TV, has notified employees that the company will shut down on July 30.
We're really going to change channels this week, turning the remote control toward politics, sports and entertainment to explore a little something that, lacking any other name, we'll call "the…
Patchett Kaufman Entertainment has acquired rights to a two-part New Yorker article about a high-profile case of alleged sexual abuse in Olympia, Wash., and plans to adapt the project as a four-hour…
Producer Fred Silverman and Viacom Prods. have uprooted a deal with Carrot Top, the red-headed comedian who's become the rage on college campuses, and will develop a half-hour sitcom around him as…
What happens to a child star (at least, the ones who don't wind up in jail) when he grows up? In this unassuming little comedy, he runs a kids' talent agency, discovers a wayward waif oozing natural…
NBC got off to a rousing start with last Sunday's opener of the New York-Chicago NBA Eastern final playoff series, dunking all sports competition with the highest rating ever for a semifinal opener.
The Daytime Emmy telecast pushed ABC ahead of CBS on the final night of the May sweeps -- ending the only suspense left in the NBC/"Cheers"-dominated 28-day ratings survey.
Maintaining that its May sweeps win establishes "a level playing field" for next fall, NBC officials crowed over their record ninth consecutive May crown while CBS and ABC battled down to the wire in…