After more than 50 years in the biz, nobody is more surprised than Leonard Goldberg that he'll be exec producing two network primetime series next season.
Call it the little low-budget pilot that could.
Coming off a TV season without a true breakout hit meant there was no model for networks or studios to emulate in the new crop of series ushered in at the 2011-12 upfronts.
The CW has made its first series pickups for the new season, greenlighting dramas "Hart of Dixie," "The Secret Circle" and "Ringer."
Primetime comedy is all about finding unique characters with a specific voice. Next season, the nets are increasingly banking on projects from hyphenates who will shape that voice on both sides of…
The hunt for a new man for "Two and a Half Men" began in earnest about six weeks ago.
Oscilloscope Laboratories and pay cabler Showtime have nabbed rights to docu ''The Other F Word.''
CBS got the ball rolling on its series pickups Friday, greenlighting comedy "Two Broke Girls" and drama "Persons of Interest."
DirecTV is devoting more resources to building its own premium channel in a bid to better harness the platform provided by its 19 million-plus subscribers.
NBC has given the official nod to drama pilots "Playboy," "Awake" and "Grimm."
"The Game" exec producers Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil are deepening their ties to BET, inking a mega-production deal with the cabler.