HBO has given a series order to Christopher Guest laffer "Family Tree," to be produced out of the U.K. by NBCUniversal Intl. TV.
David Haslingden will exit his post as prexy and chief operating officer of Fox Networks Group at the end of this year, wrapping his nearly 20-year run at News Corp.
He's one of the most colorful and experienced producers in the reality biz. Now he's poised to add a senior executive post to his resume.
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The transformation of Reveille into Shine America during the past 14 months involves more than a new name, logo and CEO.
Gotham's Film Forum is throwing what is sure to be a badass 80th birthday bash for Melvin Van Peebles on Aug. 21.
"Fortune favors the brave" is one of Rupert Murdoch's favorite expressions.
Arsenio Hall's latenight comeback is on track for a fall 2013 debut. CBS TV Distribution has cleared the show on stations covering 85% of U.S. TV households.
After getting "Whitney" off the ground last season as showrunner, Betsy Thomas has decided to stay in the Universal TV orbit, inking a two-year overall deal with the studio.
The Directors Guild of America has tapped labor attorney Daniel Bush as assistant exec director.
Fox has given exec veep stripes to the programming maven at its fast-growing Fox Intl. Channels division.
The Indian conglom that has seeded a lot of high-profile investments in the film biz during the past few years has turned its attention to the smallscreen.