Amazon has locked up exclusive subscription VOD rights to cyber-drama “Mr. Robot,” a summer hit for USA Network with critics and audiences. Under the multiregion licensing deal with NBCUniversal, the…
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Hulu has placed a straight-to-series order for “Difficult People,” a half-hour comedy from executive producers Amy Poehler (“Parks & Recreation”) and Dave Becky (“Louie”). Production is set to start…
NBCUniversal’s USA cabler said it would pick up a fifth season of spy drama “Covert Affairs” that will consist of 16 episodes. The drama series stars Piper Perabo as Annie Walker, a young CIA…
USA Network has given series orders to original comedies "Sirens" and "Playing House" in a bid to broaden its programming appeal and make the most of its pricey investment in "Modern Family" reruns.
Turner Broadcasting execs will talk up cable's gains over the broadcast nets and efforts to court viewers on multiple screens at its upfront presentation at the Hammerstein Ballroom.
Strip away the jargon, and this Syfy series has been developed in concert with an online game, offering a modern variation on "He-Man" cartoons that pushed toys.
Before Dule Hill even tested for the role of Gus on Psych, he realized it wasn’t a typical TV series when James Roday, already cast as Shawn, came to his home to rehearse. "I was taken aback that he…
Television is tricky these days: Producing programs is more expensive than ever, and with so many ways to watch, drawing a big audience is challenging. Yet when they do make their choices, viewers…
A sweeping reorganization at NBCUniversal's cable group -- one that gives more channel turf to Bonnie Hammer and crafts a digital-focused role for Lauren Zalaznick -- reflects a rethink by NBCU chief…
Bravo is breathing life into "Death Becomes Her."
Toronto -- From high-profile studio tentpoles like "Robocop" to NBCU's "Defiance" and BBC America's "Orphan Black," Toronto's film and TV biz has become one of the key benficiaries of Hollywood's…