U.K. private broadcaster ITV has reported a boost in revenues in the first half of the year, largely driven by an acquisition spree in its production unit. The company told investors on Tuesday that…
Friday Night Dinner
LONDON — The U.K.'s leading commercial broadcaster ITV has bought local shingle Big Talk. The production company has produced features like “Hot Fuzz” and “Shaun of the Dead,” and comedy series like…
Cindy Kleine pays tribute to her famed theater-director hubby in "Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner," with thoroughly delightful results.
The broadcast networks, with one notable exception, are giving out episode orders this year that sound more like a lottery ticket than TV series pickup pacts: 15, 11, 8, 6, 13.
NBC has greenlit its first comedy for the 2012-13 season just as buzz began building for many more pilots vying for spots on primetime skeds across all the broadcast nets.
CBS has acquired Israeli unscripted format "Shalosh" for a reality series scheduled to bow this summer from Magical Elves and Chris Columbus.
NBC ordered 10 pilots Monday from familiar faces that have solid track records at the network, including Dick Wolf, Jason Katims, Greg Daniels and Jimmy Fallon.
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