History's top draws today are reality shows starring characters like the Old Man and Chumlee from "Pawn Stars," but not so long ago History was considered cable's pre-eminent World Ward II channel…
Cable projects have often found homes at HBO, Logo and NBCUniversal channels
People often equate actors with roles they play, and 10 seasons into "NCIS" some folks think Mark Harmon is Leroy Jethro Gibbs.
"Kids are kids. What they're expecting is roughly the same. It's adapting it to the different places they're looking for it that's the challenge," says Chris Waldron, VP of digital at Cartoon Network.
History, Lifetime and A&E don't exactly cater to the same auds, but they share a philosophy and corporate culture that supports producers and encourages creative risk.
Series that make room for compelling new characters end up in Emmy's good graces
Prolific dealmaker Rumplestiltskin is one of primetime's most enigmatic and colorful characters, so it's little wonder the opportunity to play the part convinced Scottish actor Robert Carlyle to sign…
She may play Evil Queen-turned-Storybrooke mayor on "Once Upon a Time," but Lana Parrilla is also a fan of the ABC show.
For years, Cheryl Hines has squeezed in plenty of film, TV and voice work while appearing on HBO's "Curb Your Enthusiasm." Why add another series to her busy schedule?
When Noah Wyle signed on as professor-turned-warrior Tom Mason in TNT's sci-fi series "Falling Skies," he knew it was a huge departure from his tenure as Dr. John Carter on "ER."