Longtime Fox Broadcasting Co. skedding topper Preston Beckman, the reigning dean of network program planning execs, will transition at the end of the TV season to a new role as senior strategist for…
Longtime TV lit agent David Park has been upped to partner status at UTA.
Longtime Peacock PR maven Rebecca Marks has extended her deal to remain exec veep of NBC Entertainment publicity.
"Good for them," Theresa Rebeck thought when she read in Variety that Steven Spielberg had sold a drama series at Showtime revolving around an effort to mount a Broadway musical.
Looking back on my formative years, it's hard to overstate how much of my world view, my sense of humor and taste for twisted satire was shaped by Mad magazine.
Private equity giant Apollo Global Management is ready to step up its media and showbiz investing activity now that it is poised to name NBC alum Marc Graboff as prexy of its CKX unit.
The FCC is looking to ease its long-standing restriction on simultaneous ownership of a TV station and newspaper in the nation's largest markets.
Television has proved resilient against the general slowdown in total U.S. advertising spending over the first nine months of the year, according to an ad-tracking report issued Monday by Kantar…
There seems to be a little more spirit in the showbiz's holiday season celebrations this year, and that's a good sign that bizzers are feeling optimistic about a prosperous year ahead.
FX has given a pilot order to DreamWorks TV's "The Americans," a drama set in the early 1980s revolving around married KGB spies living in suburban Washington, D.C.
CBS is looking for a dose of Farrelly humor on its sked next season.