Comedian Josh Wolf has sold a script to NBC that chronicles his real-life experience as a twentysomething single father.
Former "Law & Order" exec producer Barry Schindel has sealed a premium script deal with NBC to develop a series about L.A.-based public defenders.
After weeks of intense negotiations, ABC and the net's affiliate board of governors have drafted a new deal to help the net defray the cost of its pricey NFL package.
Scribes Jay Scherick and David Ronn ("Spin City") have sold sitcom scripts to NBC and ABC.
Viacom's Los Angeles TV stations KCBS and KCAL will produce 11 hours of live, local news programming each weekday with no overlap beginning Monday.
ABC Entertainment has promoted development exec Julie McNamara to vice president of drama programming.
The ensemble for Paul Reiser's untitled comedy pilot at FX has been set, with "Kissing Jessica Stein" co-writer/star Jennifer Westfeldt among the cast.
Performers Fred Armisen and Will Forte will join "Saturday Night Live" as featured players when the comedy-variety series makes its season premiere Saturday.
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USA Network has commissioned a pair of reality show pilots from Arnold Shapiro ("Scared Straight") and John Walsh ("America's Most Wanted").
Showtime has renewed sci-fi series "Jeremiah" for a second season and added actor Sean Astin to a cast that already includes Luke Perry and Malcolm-Jamal Warner.