The series order flood has begun at NBC. “About A Boy” will make its silver screen to small screen transition, with Jon Favreau at the helm. Single-cam laffer based on Nick Hornby's novel and 2002…
NBC and Universal TV have recruited "Friends" alum Wil Calhoun as exec producer and showrunner of "Whitney."
Ric Swartzlander has been tapped as showrunner for "Cougar Town," the comedy series switching from ABC to TBS.
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Break out the Alka Seltzer: L.A.'s food truck phenomenon, which has already spawned a reality TV competition series, is now the focus of a sitcom in development at ABC.
CBS is developing a half-hour comedy based on the life of ESPN radio and TV host Colin Cowherd.
Another two-hour edition of "American Idol" dominated Wednesday's primetime ratings action as Fox beat ABC, CBS and NBC combined in demos.
Broadcast network biz unveiled primetime lineups for the 2009-10 season last week.
CBS is giving a big vote of confidence to frosh laffer "Gary Unmarried," while the Eye's "Worst Week" and NBC's "Medium" also scored additional episodic orders late Friday.
Given the depressing economic news that drips out each morning, the impulse to find consolation in comedy should be stronger than ever. Yet to underscore how deficient programmers have been just scan…
Lookie here, CBS is giving Jay Mohr's "Gary Unmarried" a test-drive in the post-"Two and a Half Men" slot next week. When the Mohr show came out of nowhere as a hot pilot for CBS in the pre-upfront…