The HBO star, who will receive the Variety TV Impact Award at the Banff World Media Festival, reflects on her dynamic career.
Piepenkotter will oversee research for FX, FXM and FXX. The latter launches September 2.
Lifetime has tapped Bravo Media exec Eli Lehrer as head of unscripted development. Lehrer will move to Lifetime as senior veep and head of non-fiction development starting July 8. He’ll be based in…
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…
Marc Liepis has joined ID as vice president of the PR firm’s Gotham branch after a long tenure at the Peacock. The publicity vet logged 12 years as senior director of publicity at NBC, overseeing…
Andre Braugher has joined the cast of Fox's comedy pilot from Mike Schur and Dan Goor.
Essentially a limp version of "Curb Your Enthusiasm" against a D.C. backdrop, with Julia Louis-Dreyfus gamely playing to the absurdity of the situations, but yielding only modest returns.
HBO is getting into politics with a pilot greenlight of "Veep," a half-hour laffer about a female vice president.
AMC promoted two key principals related to its burgeoning scripted content, elevating Ben Davis to VP of scripted programming and Susan Goldberg to production veep.
Sharon Merle-Lieberman has jumped from NBC to 20th Century Fox TV, where she'll serve as vice president of marketing. Also, the studio has bumped Casey Kyber up to vice president of research. Both…
Sharon Lawrence ("NYPD Blue") will star in the CW's Kevin Williamson drama pilot, while Jay Mohr ("Action") is set to lead the NBC laffer entry "Community Service."