NBCUniversal's USA cabler said it would pick up a fifth season of spy drama “Covert Affairs” that will consist of 16 episodes. The drama series stars Piper Perabo as Annie Walker, a young CIA…
The Lauren Zalaznick era at NBCUniversal is over. NBCU CEO Steve Burke confirmed in a memo Friday that the exec who combined programming and marketing savvy to build Bravo into a cable powerhouse for…
The homegrown production boom at Telemundo reflects the company's move during the past two years to make a 90-degree shift in its programming strategy, focusing on novelas and other shows produced in…
USA Network has given series orders to original comedies "Sirens" and "Playing House" in a bid to broaden its programming appeal and make the most of its pricey investment in "Modern Family" reruns.
Turner Broadcasting execs will talk up cable's gains over the broadcast nets and efforts to court viewers on multiple screens at its upfront presentation at the Hammerstein Ballroom.
Syfy's multi-platform event “Defiance” on Monday drew the best ratings for a scripted series premiere on the network in years. Nielsen estimates that the two-hour debut averaged 2.7 million viewers…
Not many writing staffs get to settle in on an Amtrak train to hammer out new storylines as they head toward the destination where their series is set. But for the writers of "Psych," led by…
Television is tricky these days: Producing programs is more expensive than ever, and with so many ways to watch, drawing a big audience is challenging. Yet when they do make their choices, viewers…
Toronto -- From high-profile studio tentpoles like "Robocop" to NBCU's "Defiance" and BBC America's "Orphan Black," Toronto's film and TV biz has become one of the key benficiaries of Hollywood's…
Meet the some of the up-and-coming assistants and coordinators most likely to break into the executive ranks.