Disney Channel has given a full-season series order to comedy pilot "Austin & Ally," with the skein scheduled to premiere late this year.
Nearly 30 new programs were placed on the fall primetime schedule by the broadcast nets last week, but none may have a bigger impact than two that Fox first announced last year.
Exclusive: Bette Midler has signed on for a lead role on HBO Films' in-development Phil Spector film starring Al Pacino, Variety has learned, with David Mamet writing and directing.
Time Warner Cable named David Rone president of TWC Sports, with the goal of enhancing the company's position as a sports content provider.
As ABC pilot "Good Christian Bitches" neared a series pickup, no one expected that the title would remain intact — and sure enough, the "Bitches" part got replaced with "Belles." But who knew that…
Led by the ''Billboard Music Awards,'' ABC was the primetime leader Sunday among viewers 18-49, but it was a radically different story for those 50 and above thanks to CBS telepic ''Jesse Stone…
Weekend box office champ "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides" will have its network television premiere in 2013 on ABC Family thanks to the network's deal with Disney-ABC Domestic Television.
Exec producer Terence Winter narrates this snapshot of themes for the second season of HBO drama "Boardwalk Empire," scheduled to return this fall.
The Colbert ReportTags: Colbert Report Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,Video Archive John Lithgow recites the recent Newt Gingrich campaign press release.
U.S. Airways pilot hero Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger III has taken a position with CBS News as its aviation and safety expert, and will contribute analysis to CBS News stories on multiple platforms…
CBS News has hired Chris Licht, co-creator of MSNBC's "Morning Joe," for its newly created position of programming veep, effective June 6.