MarVista Entertainment will co-produce 39 halfhour episodes of "The Shores," the shingle's first unscripted series project.
CBS is effectively ending the 2011-12 season for its ongoing series early, scheduling several season finales well before the final day of sweeps May 23.
Animal Planet has named Charlie Foley senior veep of development, reporting to president and g.m. Marjorie Kaplan.
MTV has ordered four new unscripted series, as well as a special centered around pop singer Dev.
Though ratings for Thursday's broadcast will be telling, there are indications that NBC comedy "Community" will emerge from its life-support existence with a fourth-season renewal, in a manner that…
TruTV named Adam Dolgins senior veep of original programming for TruTV, where in particular he will oversee efforts to continue building the cabler's alternative comedy and reality endeavors.
GSN has greenlit hourlong cooking competish "Beat the Chefs" and brought in Jeff Foxworthy to host one of its shows in development, "The American Bible Challenge."
Next week, Whoopi Goldberg kicks off her film directing debut, while developing a potential new series for Nickelodeon's NickMom programming block.
Fox has cemented May 22-23 for the two-night season finale of "American Idol" and set the series finale of long-running drama "House" for May 21.
Fox Sports Network will begin to produce Spanish-language cable broadcasts of Dodgers, Angels and Clippers games and has already secured distribution on Time Warner Cable, Cox and Bright House in Los…