The cold, hard reality of network competition has put the kibosh on exec producer Don Mischer's inaugural Reality Awards. ABC and Mischer called off the planned kudocast Wednesday, one month before…
Three-time Emmy winner Mark Evanier has been tapped for the sixth annual animation writing award by the WGA West's Animation Writers Caucus. The kudo will be presented tonight by the caucus at its…
Christmas break comes early this year for ABC's "NYPD Blue," which will go on hiatus after November sweeps to make room for new drama "Line of Fire."
Twentieth TV's "On Air With Ryan Seacrest," the $20 million-plus syndication hybrid combining a variety show, a talkshow and an entertainment-news program, has signed David Armour as co-executive…
Pop culture channel Trio will dive into darker waters with doc "Journalists: Killed in the Line of Duty." Special, to air on Nov. 25, will kick off cabler's fourth-quarter programming.
MTV has upped Heather Parry to vice prexy of MTV News and Films. She will report to exec VP of MTV News and Production Dave Sirulnick and exec VP of MTV Films David Gale.
Two of cable's hottest series, FX drama "Nip/Tuck" and MTV's reality skein "Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica," ended their seasons with strong numbers Tuesday.
Fourth-ranked broadcaster America TV and feevees ESPN and TyC Sports have paid an estimated $1.8 million between them for the rights to televise Spanish league soccer in Argentina.
Buena Vista Intl. Television inked a multigenre, multiyear licensing deal with pan-Scandinavian broadcaster TV3 Wednesday for live-action TV series and features, including "Pretty Woman," "Die Hard…
The BBC has acquired broadcast rights to soccer star David Beckham's training project for kids, "Really Bend It Like Beckham," as part of a 10-part series on soccer skills for kids.
Fox Intl. Channels U.K. appointed Cecilia Parker head of marketing Wednesday, in preparation for the launch of its first British entertainment web, FX U.K., early next year.