Fox successfully launched third-year laffer "Bernie Mac" in its new timeslot following "The Simpsons" on Sunday, transfusing the net's comedy lineup with some new blood.
After months of discussions, CBS announced Monday that its affils have agreed to share the cost of the net's $6.2 billion NCAA basketball deal over the next decade.
As the final part of "The Lord of the Rings" bowed in the capital Wellington, another trilogy based on a literary classic is shooting in New Zealand.
After months in a dead heat, the Sunday morning news competitors have had a November sweeps shakeout: ABC News' Sunday morning roundup "This Week With George Stephanopoulos" was surpassed by…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
ABC's new partnership with media buyer Mindshare North America gave pause Monday to some Hollywood creatives, concerned over the growing influence of advertisers in the creative process.
Swedish helmer Ingmar Bergman has refused to give permission for a theatrical release of his telepic "Saraband," which bowed Monday in primetime on Swedish pubcaster SVT1.
J. Stuart Stringfellow is returning to syndication as prexy of domestic sales for Byron Allen's CF Entertainment. Stringfellow was prexy of King World's domestic TV sales until he opted early…
World Wrestling Entertainment star Mick Foley -- best known as "Mankind," the wrestler who would enter the ring wearing a straitjacket and muzzle -- is close to partnering with scribe Teddy Tenenbaum…
Fox is staking its territory in the suddenly sizzling spelling-bee-on-TV genre. Net has greenlit production on the tentatively titled "Celebrity Spelling Bee."
There's a new reality for Eugene Young, who's been upped to senior VP of programming and development at unscripted powerhouse Endemol USA.