After longtime exec producers Nigel Lythgoe and Ken Warwick were shown the door last week, Fox's “American Idol” has tapped Per Blankens to executive produce the singing competish for its upcoming…
Executive Producer Nigel Lythgoe
InDemand has signed with Chinese shingle Seven Stars Media to provide sports, music and lifestyle content for the booming Chinese cable market.
Fox continued to secure business in late-week "upfront" talks by giving advertisers what they asked for: lower price increases. While other broadcast networks and advertisers haggled over terms for…
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Comedy Central India, in business for a year now, has acquired exclusive rights to "Anger Management" in a pact with Lionsgate Intl. Television, the two companies said Thursday.
A pair of 20th-century period dramas, ''Mad Men'' and ''Downton Abbey,'' will vie to make history at the 64th annual Emmy Awards, based on nominations announced Thursday.
Fox is cutting back returning unscripted series "So You Think You Can Dance" to one episode per week, according to the series' executive producer, Nigel Lythgoe, who broke the news to fans on his…
In nine seasons as "American Idol's" music director, Rickey Minor never snagged an Emmy nomination for his work on the show. Could that change this year for his successor, Ray Chew, who -- because of…
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles has re-elected "American Idol" executive producer Nigel Lythgoe as chairman.
Twenty years of growth for the Los Angeles arm of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts have only whetted the org's appetite to make a big impression Stateside.