Americans may be regressing into their second childhood: The Cartoon Network scored its best numbers ever last week, tying for first place in primetime among all cable networks with an eye-opening…
Invoking the FCC's personal attack rule, a group of U.S. mayors Tuesday demanded equal airtime to respond to a pro-gun spot attacking them in a voice sounding like actor Martin Sheen's but that…
Writer-producer Chip Johannessen has signed a multiyear drama development pact with Studios USA. Johannessen most recently exec-produced the Fox pilot "Ultraviolet."
BBC Worldwide has partnered with U.S. Internet investor TH Lee Global Internet Managers to help develop its Web presence.
In a major international push, Brazilian TV giant TV Globo and top Portuguese broadcaster SIC have inked a far-ranging, five-year, exclusive agreement covering acquisition, co-production and Internet…
Australian directors' long-running quest for copyright ownership of their work suffered a setback when opposition parties in the Senate last week withdrew an amendment that would have conferred…
Warner Bros. TV plans to produce a movie for its TNT sibling based on the D.C. comic book "Deadman," and the telepic could end up as the backdoor pilot for a weekly hourlong series.
Comedian Harland Williams has joined the cast of ABC's upcoming "The Geena Davis Show." He plays Davis' wacky co-worker Alan, a Hollywood insider and name-dropper. Also starring in the Touchstone…
Liberty Media's Liberty Digital unit has agreed to pony up $225 million in cash and $50 million in stock for a half interest in Sony Pictures Entertainment's Game Show Network, the new partners said…
Police had to cancel taping of a hip-hop TV awards show Tuesday night after a fight broke out backstage in the hall of the Pasadena Civic Auditorium, witnesses said.