Documentary Oscar winner Deborah Oppenheimer has reupped as prexy of Bruce Helford's Mohawk Prods. ("The Drew Carey Show") in a new two-year pact.
As Pax TV struggles under the burden of $1.4 billion in debt, exec VP of programming Tim Johnson has engineered one of the stingiest models ever devised to keep original series programming flowing…
The laughs just keep coming as CBS picked up two comedy pilots, while Fox has ordered its final drama project.
HBO has approached the broadcast networks about acquiring the off-cable run of "Sex and the City" for their fall primetime schedules.
WB Network veteran and former ICM agent Tim McNeal has joined the Tom Lynch Co. as senior VP of development, charged with helping develop primetime broadcast TV series, specials and telepics for a…
ABC execs said they're encouraged by the promising first week national ratings for "Jimmy Kimmel Live," particularly the talker's perf among young male viewers.
ITV, Blighty's commercial broadcasting superpower for many years, now trails pubcaster the BBC and satcaster BSkyB in revenue "by a sizable margin," one of its top execs admitted on Thursday.
HBO's offbeat sitcom "Curb Your Enthusiasm" dominated the Directors Guild nominations Thursday, taking three of the five nods in the episodic comedy category.
ACTRA Toronto, the largest branch of Canada's performers' union, is reviving its awards to celebrate its 60th anniversary.
Granada Intl. is defending its controversial docu "Living With Michael Jackson," which aired on commercial web ITV on Monday and on ABC in the U.S. on Thursday, after Jackson branded it a "gross…
Roly Keating, controller of digital channel BBC4, and policy adviser Charles Constable will put together the pubcaster's case for keeping the annual £112 ($184) license fee charged per TV-viewing…