'Downton Abbey' vets Zoe Boyle and Iain Glen will also join the cast.
FX has given a 10-episode series order to a comedy starring Kelsey Grammer and Martin Lawrence. Series is produced by Lionsgate TV under distrib Debmar-Mercury's “10/90″ deal format that calls for…
In a potential signal that advertisers may be placing additional funds at cable networks in the coming TV season, Time Warner's Turner unit expects ad-dollar commitments at its TBS, TNT, TruTV and…
In a Solomon-like ruling, Greece's Council of State ordered that pubcaster ERT resume regular terrestrial transmissions immediately, while undergoing draconian restructuring. The court also said the…
An hourlong final-season opener of "How I Met Your Mother" kicks things off Sept. 23, the night after co-star Neil Patrick Harris hosts the Emmys.
USA drama "Royal Pains" looked sluggish in kicking off its fifth season Wednesday, slipping to the show's lowest young-adult rating to date. Holding up better relative to last year was sked partner…
One surprising news tidbit emerging during a day filled with series orders from the Big Four has to do with a show that left the airwaves three years ago: Fox's "24."
Whoopi Goldberg has inked a deal with HBO for TV and homevid rights to her docu on comedian Moms Mabley, which marks Goldberg's directorial debut. "Moms Mabley: I Got Somethin' to Tell You,” produced…
The deep-pocketed Al Jazeera org has committed to bringing on 700 staffers and opening 12 bureaus around the country, as well as a Gotham headquarters, to support the launch of its English-lingo net.
It'll be a great day for Canada: Craig Ferguson is to receive the Banff Festival's Peter Ustinov Comedy Award. Ferguson, host of CBS' "The Late Late Show," will take part in a one-on-one sesh at the…