ABC has ordered multicam comedy pilot "The Smart One," starring Portia de Rossi and exec produced by Ellen DeGeneres and Lauren Corrao.
NBC has scheduled drama "Awake" to premiere March 1 in the Thursday 10 p.m. timeslot that has been occupied by "The Firm."
At this early stage in the pilot casting process, it's mainly female stars getting the jump on vying for spots in the 2012-13 TV season.
ABC Family has placed series orders for comedy "Baby Daddy" and reality skein "Beverly Hills Nannies," while renewing Shailene Woodley starrer "The Secret Life of the American Teenager" for a fifth…
Disney Channels Worldwide has promoted Sean Cocchia to senior veep of business operations and general manager.
How hot is "Downton Abbey" right now for PBS? It has made the cover of mainstream magazine TV Guide. How rare is a PBS program on the cover of TV Guide? Very. According to former Variety reporter…
Comedy Central newcomer "Key & Peele" opened to 2.1 million total viewers Tuesday, giving the cabler its top launch for a new series since 2009.
BBC America has promoted Devin Johnson to vice prexy of publicity for the cabler and for consumer products.
ABC added four dramas to its pilot slate, including the latest from "Desperate Housewives" creator Marc Cherry.
Former Reveille and Warner Bros. exec Eric Pankowski has entered the ring at WWE as senior veep of creative and development.