And now for something completely different: Eric Idle, a charter member of the Monty Python's Flying Circus comedy troupe, is joining the cast of NBC's "Suddenly Susan."
The WB Network has ordered a comedy pilot from Will Smith's Overbrook Entertainment and Warner Bros. TV starring tyro comic Nick Cannon.
Add Barbara Hershey to the list of new faces checking into "Chicago Hope" next season.
John Severino, one of broadcasting's most colorful figures during the 1970s and '80s, is in serious talks with CBS to take the helm of the Eye's O&O group.
DreamWorks has recruited comedy vet Carol Leifer as co-exec producer of its ABC sitcom "It's Like, You Know..."
Eddie Murphy has rejoined the voice cast of Fox's claymation comedy "The PJs" after briefly bailing on the show in anger over Fox's decision to hold it back for midseason rather than giving it a slot…
Jennifer Faltings has been named veepee of talent and development for the Littlefield Co.
It sounds like a revenge plot hatched by “The Simpsons'” Principal Skinner. But in a stranger-than-fiction twist, the advertiser boycott campaign against Fox's “Family Guy” is being led by the…