Frigid weather drove up the number of people watching television during February sweeps, but some syndie TV shows are feeling the chill of cancellation.
Lifetime Television has ordered reality pilot "Merge," hosted by soap star Lisa Rinna, for primetime consideration. The potential hourlong series focuses on newly married couples trying to create a…
Mark Harmon has nabbed the lead in CBS' "JAG" spin-off, as TV pilot casting season continued in full force Monday.
This year's "MTVIcon," the cabler's musical tribute event, will honor Metallica. "MTVIcon: Metallica" will tape before a live audience in Los Angeles on May 3 and premiere on the music cabler May 6…
Robert Forster will play dad to "Karen Sisco," while Kathryn Morris has nabbed a lead for "Cold Cases" and Hector Elizondo and Nestor Carbonell are going to "Century City."
While broadcast networks continue stirring more reality into their primetime skeds, MTV -- home to the longrunning "Real World" and the genre's pioneer -- is brewing a new reality strategy.
Rachael Leigh Cook is getting "Fearless" for the WB, Jennifer Esposito will star in CBS' "Violent Crime" and Ken Marino has been tapped as "Eddie's Father" for the WB.
Comedy Central has greenlit its second original movie, "Knee High P.I.," and tapped J.B. Rogers ("American Pie 2") to direct. "Knee High," written by David Capper ("Monster Truck Madness") and…
Emmy Award-winning sports producer John Faratzis has been tapped for the newly created showrunner position on TNN's "Slamball," from Tollin/Robbins Prods., Telepictures Prods. and Pat Croce.
The top weekly, hourlong series in syndication all suffered considerable year-to-year ratings erosion during the recently concluded February ratings sweep, except for category leaders "Entertainment…
MTV has set a June start date for what could be the final season of "The Osbournes" and ordered new series projects with Snoop Dogg and Ashton Kutcher.