Disney Channels has tapped Naketha Mattocks as VP, Original Movies. Mattocks reports to Adam Bonnett, executive VP, Original Programming, Disney Channels Worldwide. In the post, Mattocks…
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…
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…
“Breaking Bad” took the drama series prize and the show's Bryan Cranston was named top drama actor at the Golden Nymphs Awards, which were handed out at the Monte Carlo Television Festival Thursday…
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."
Disney doesn't have another “John Carter” on its hands as the success of “Oz the Great and Powerful” helped its studio division boost revenue by 13% and generate a profit during the second quarter…
Disney Channels Worldwide has elevated Adam Bonnett to the newly created position exec veep of original programming.
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…