On the heels of his feature directorial debut, “Being John Malkovich,” Spike Jonze is in discussions with MTV about creating a series for the music cabler. Sources say Jonze is close to signing a…
The Veronica Assn., which owns a 35% stake in the Netherlands' largest commercial network, Holland Media Group, is threatening to bail out of its nearly five-year working agreement with…
The Caucus for Producers, Writers & Directors has announced the nominees for its 17th annual Honors Awards.
Michael B. Seligman, who has associate produced the Academy Awards for 22 years, will serve as exec producer of the next Oscar show, according to telecast producers Richard D. Zanuck and Lili Fini…
Former BBC and Discovery Communications exec Liz Barron has been tapped VP of programming for BBC America.
David Letterman isn't exactly breathing down Jay Leno's neck, but he is finishing November closer to his latenight rival than he has during any major sweeps month (excluding the 1998 Winter Olympics)…
The just-concluded November sweeps saw the recent downward drift in Los Angeles news ratings continue, with KABC the only English-lingo station to consistently buck the gloomy trend.
Last month's trade deal between the World Trade Organization and China has put the spotlight on China's nearly 1 billion -- and growing -- TV viewers.
Fox has canceled "Action," the critically acclaimed but low-rated series whose edgy content had been lambasted by some, applauded by others.
ABC has won the development rights to an Artists Television Group-produced half-hour laffer to star budding African-American comic Aisha Tyler.
Roma Downey and Rudolph have guided CBS to a second-place finish in the November sweeps total viewers and households races, dropping NBC to third, by either measure, for the first time in a sweeps…