It is a truism of the television biz that a single hit show can turn a network around. For Showtime, the dawn of "Dexter" in 2006 didn't so much turn the ship around as it charted a course for the…
Showtime is developing a one-hour scripted series that takes a peek behind the scenes of a professional basketball team, with NBA coaching great Phil Jackson and current Los Angeles Lakers assistant…
Joshua Jackson has joined the cast of Showtime's drama pilot “The Affair.” He'll play a hard-edged cowboy who manages a ranch on Long Island and is married to a woman who begins an affair with a…
Showtime is expected to announce on Tuesday a pilot pickup for “Trending Down,” a comedy starring Philip Seymour Hoffman. Hoffman will also exec produce the project through his Cooper Town Prods. The…
Showtime drama "Ray Donovan" continued its hot ratings start Sunday night, becoming the network's first drama ever to build upon its series premiere.
A television pilot is like a first date. It's a sales pitch where a great first impression hopefully sets up weeks -- if not years -- of loyal companionship. A pilot is shiny, exciting and dressed to…
Roger Bart has secured a four-episode arc as Matt LeBlanc's agent on the upcoming season of Showtime's “Episodes.” Halfhour comedy centers on a fictional version of Matt LeBlanc and the Hollywood TV…
PBS has ordered a pilot script from Dennis Leoni for a drama series “Alta California” as part of a new development deal. Leoni is the award-winning executive producer, scribe and helmer of…
They're on track to break Las Vegas records for longevity, they've been staples on TV for decades and they're Broadway vets, but Penn & Teller are still pushing out into new ventures and new shows.
Showtime is courting "The Affair," ordering a pilot for the drama from Sarah Treem and "In Treatment" creator Hagai Levi.