The lingering auction of kidvid giant Jim Henson Co. appears finally to be heading into the home stretch. Things are expected to heat up just after Memorial Day weekend, with new bids expected from…
Who is ... a gameshow guru? Columbia TriStar Domestic Television plans to leverage Harry Friedman's vast gameshow experience under a multiyear deal that calls for the exec producer for "Wheel of…
"Fastlane" is fast becoming one of the more talked about new fall series that foreign station buyers are circling.
Many observers had expected NBC to stumble last fall, particularly with young demos against Fox, which entered the year with the World Series, Super Bowl and strong buzz. It didn't happen.
HBO, continuing its shakeup of "Inside the NFL," the longest-running series in the history of cable (26 years and counting), has added Minnesota Vikings star receiver Cris Carter as a co-host.
The National Basketball Assn. Playoffs performed their usual annual magic on the ratings of TBS and TNT, which wound up in the No. 1 and No. 2 slots among all ad-supported networks in adults 18 to 34…
Showtime has greenlit "Soldier's Girl," an original movie based on a true story of a gay man in the military.
"Ally" rallied in its finale, but CBS was the biggest draw on the final Monday of the season, boosted by finales for its top comedies.
MSNBC has tapped Mark Effron veepee of live news programming. Effron previously was a VP at Post-Newsweek, where he oversaw news divisions at six stations.
The Montreal Just for Laughs Festival has announced a lineup of comedians, including Wayne Brady, Denis Leary, Joan Rivers, Howie Mandel and Kevin Pollak, for the event's 20th-anniversary edition…
NBC notched another weekly victory in primetime, as the season finales of its Thursday juggernauts proved too much for the competish.