Disney Channels Worldwide has promoted Karen K. Miller to exec director of worldwide programming strategy for acquisitions and co-productions.
Discovery is redubbing its Planet Green network as Destination America and altering its programming focus beginning Memorial Day, May 28.
As the TV Academy draws on new leaders under the direction of chairman Bruce Rosenblum, the org has reupped Alan Perris in the top paid position of chief operating officer.
Magic Johnson talked about a number of topics during his 25-minute chat Monday with Tavis Smiley, but perhaps most interesting to Variety readers were his comments comparing Aspire, the cable…
Disney Channel has greenlit scripted pilot "Bits & Pieces," a comedy that will be told primarily through vignettes rather than the traditional half-hour script.
Robert Redford and producing partner Laura Michalchyshyn are launching a new production company focused on TV and multimedia, Sundance Prods.
"The Amazing Race" exec producer Bertram van Munster is partnering with Bellator Fighting Championships to create an unscripted mixed martial arts reality show for Spike.
Don Rickles will receive the Johnny Carson Award For Comedic Excellence at this year's edition of "The Comedy Awards," which will be taped April 28 in New York for air May 6 on Comedy Central. Jon…
AMC's "The Killing" drew 1.8 million overall viewers for the initial airing of its two-hour, second-season premiere Sunday.
Daytime television deep in era of change