MSNBC is expecting to see election-year ratings gains in 2012, but not as big of a leap as the cabler took in 2008.
Kathy Griffin will host a weekly hourlong yakker for Bravo revolving around pop culture and celeb gossip.
Turner Broadcasting picked up a reality skein for TNT and a buddy comedy for TBS.
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…