Writers always like plot twists, so the Writers Guild of America this year offered a few surprises in its nominations, including bids for an actress, a documentary filmmaker and a non-existent person.
Fox has captured its fifth straight night in adults 18-49, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen, behind another powerful perf from "American Idol" (9.4/23 in adults 18-49, 19.3 million…
The Discovery Channel has added a restrictive clause to its commissioning agreements, which threatens distributors' ability to deficit finance and puts producers under increased pressure to cover…
Most Brits oppose war in Iraq, so perhaps it's no surprise that they'd rather tune into Michael Jackson than Saddam Hussein.
CBS News prexy Andrew Heyward has smoothed out some major wrinkles in the last six months, including uncertainty at "The Early Show" and the succession flap over "60 Minutes" man Don Hewitt. What…
John Wells Prods. has signed a new $70 million overall production and development agreement with Warner Bros. Pictures and Warner Bros. Television.
NBC has sold about $600 million worth of advertising time on its coverage of the 2004 Athens Summer Olympics, and the network is well on its way to vaulting over a record $1 billion-plus from Madison…
NBC and Comedy Central are close to sealing an unusual deal that will allow "Fear Factor" host Joe Rogan to moonlight as the new star of the cable net's "The Man Show."
MSNBC has firmed up plans for former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura's talkshow.
This February sweeps is going down as one of the most competitive ever, as the nets -- NBC in particular -- shuffle their skeds midstream.