The Writers Guild of America has reached agreement on a new three-year public television contract, which has been unanimously ratified by the members. The deal covers about 200 employees working on…
Never underestimate the power of small dollars in large numbers. "Citizen Koch," a documentary critical of the billionaire Koch brothers and big money in politics, has surpassed its $75,000…
'Downton Abbey' vets Zoe Boyle and Iain Glen will also join the cast.
Now that "The Glee Project" has wrapped its latest season and NBC skein "Smash" is holding off on its return till 2013, where's a legit-minded tube-watcher to turn?
BBC Worldwide is co-producing a new "Emma" miniseries and a sequel to Judi Dench starrer "Cranford" for PBS' "Masterpiece Classic" in early 2010.
The BBC has been adapting the novels of Charles Dickens for as long as it's been doing drama. What's new is the depth and breadth -- OK, the length -- of the latest TV versions, the most recent being…
Beautifully shot and graced with a splendid performance by Olivia Williams, Jane Austen biopic "Miss Austen Regrets" focuses on a relatively narrow window in the author's life, serving as something…
John Willis, currently VP of national programming at WGBH Boston, has been named director of the factual and learning division at the BBC.
Carlton Intl. has sealed a co-production deal with WGBH in the U.S. for "Dead Gorgeous," a 1 X 2 drama set in post-World War II London.
Hollywood special effects may be a bigger draw than real-life volcanos or sharks for the nation's science museums, but "Special Effects" is little more than a run-of-the-mill "how they did it" show…