At GRB, Steven Montgomery is the dealmaker and the lawyer -- two areas where imagination aren't usually considered -- but Montgomery gets to be as creative in his job as the company's producers do.
GRB Entertainment got off the ground 25 years ago after Gary R. Benz and Michael Branton turned a personal tragedy into programming triumph.
When A. Smith & Co. pitched one of their latest reality ideas to ABC in spring 2008, they were pleased the network loved the pitch -- but surprised when execs wanted the show in only a few short…
American television is more influenced by foreign programmers than ever, but Americans remain unlikely to watch foreign TV programs in their original languages, say industry executives.
Fox Intl. Channels is throwing all of its weight behind the global launch of AMC's latest original series, "The Walking Dead," in what will be the first time that a global network of pay channels has…
GK-TV, the TV production and distribution company that noteworthy film producer Graham King launched last November, aims to burnish its infant brand with its international co-production of "Camelot"…
As "American Dad" heads toward its 100th episode Sunday, it's also entering broadcast and cable syndication. The step is an important milestone in any show's life because that's when it really starts…
Once upon a time, networks fought over who had the right to air awards shows. Many kudocasts -- namely the Oscars, Grammys and American Music Awards, all of which had their best performances in years…
Alec Baldwin has dominated this category for the past two years, with his super-slick performance as "30 Rock's" ultra-narcissistic Jack Donaghy. Prior to that, the category was Tony Shalhoub's to…
The TV Acad is strongly considered renaming this category the "Supporting actors who co-star in 'Modern Family,' " as three of the sitcom's cast are competing against one another.
Fox's "Glee" has racked up its share of awards this year -- picking up a Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild, People's Choice and Peabody -- but the fact that it's an hourlong musical comedy might hurt…