Pay cabler Epix is moving ahead with more original program development, inking a deal with comedy vet Larry Charles to spearhead a laffer set in Silicon Valley.
Universal Media Studios is betting on David Schulner, cutting a two-year overall deal with the scribe.
TCM will wish Clint Eastwood a happy 80th birthday on May 31 with a 24-hour marathon.
John Ferriter, a former top TV tenpercenter at WMA, has been tapped for an exec role at sports and entertainment marketing shingle Octagon.
It's a busy morning for the pay TV biz: Showtime has cut an output deal with Disney-ABC Domestic TV that will feed up to 35 DreamWorks Studios titles released through 2015 into the cabler's pipeline
It was hard to get anywhere near "Breaking Bad" creator/exec producer Vince Gilligan at the show's preem party on Tuesday.
Author Nick Hornby, an Oscar nominee this year for adapted screenplay for "An Education," has signed with WME for representation in film and TV.
Nickelodeon has inked a three-year, eight-figure production pact with "iCarly's" BFF, series creator and exec producer Dan Schneider.
The retrans war is heating up in Washington.
20th Century Fox TV chairs Gary Newman and Dana Walden will be among the keynote speakers at next month's National Assn. of Broadcasters confab in Las Vegas.
A cozy, elegant stop for Oscargoers after a long night of suspense.