The network that scored with Michael Jackson, Lucille Ball and Carol Burnett is looking to land a ratings knockout with another big event special: An all-star 60th-birthday salute to Muhammad Ali.
A top BBC exec, Mark Thompson, will be named the new chief executive of Britain's Channel Four in the next few days.
Emmy-winning "ER" producers John Wells and Lydia Woodward are teaming up to produce a new hospital drama for CBS.
Tribune Entertainment's new syndicated weekly action hour "Mutant X" led all other frosh weekly entries in syndication and placed third among all syndie weekly hours during the November ratings sweep.
Media vet Richard Stursberg has been appointed executive director of public film and TV funding agency Telefilm Canada.
Touchstone Television is negotiating to bring John Cleese into its "Web."
CBS' latenight duo of "Late Show With David Letterman" and "The Late Late Show With Craig Kilborn" have good reason to crow about their November sweeps performances.
The kids playground has lost another broadcast player. Up against a tough marketplace, NBC confirmed Thursday it would lease its Saturday morning kids block to Discovery Networks for three years…
FremantleMedia will show "Endurance." Company, formerly known as Pearson Television, is developing a TV concept with "Project Greenlight" creator Alex Keledjian that Fremantle entertainment prexy…
The Peruvian government may confiscate the licenses of the two main television stations, America and Panamericana, after their bosses were implicated in a corruption and bribery scandal surrounding…
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