The private and political life of German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder will soon be lampooned beyond the latenight talkshow circuit.
The Academy of Television Arts & Science's first female chairman and CEO, Meryl Marshall, has been re-elected this week after an unopposed run as the ATAS topper.
Studios USA execs who reaffirmed their belief in the controversial "Jerry Springer Show" earlier this week by taking it off the unofficial auction block were greeted with bad news from Nielsen, as…
It may not be the best possible consolation prize, but Barry Diller's USA Network and Sci-Fi Channel -- outbid by Rupert Murdoch's FX for the basic-cable-network rights to "The Blair Witch Project"…
British Sky Broadcasting has signed up 1.2 million digital subscribers, exceeding expectations and placing the satcaster well ahead of the pack in the U.K.'s white-hot digital TV market.
HBO has greenlit production on six-hour mini "The Corner," the cabler's official followup to its 12-part miniseries "From Earth to the Moon," exec-produced by Tom Hanks.
In a surprise announcement at the close of Wednesday night's broadcast, "Late Night with Conan O'Brien" sidekick Andy Richter said he will ankle the couch next spring.
Fed up with the paucity of family-themed skeins on network television, a consortium of major advertisers is establishing a pilot script development fund to fuel the production of all-ages programming…
You've seen the movie. You've read the hundreds of fawning newspaper and magazine articles. Now see TV's promo-makers battle to see who can be first to get in on the media craze surrounding "The…
Chris and Paul Weitz -- the sibling duo behind the smash summer pic "American Pie" -- are bringing their wild brand of comedy to the small screen, snagging a rare 13-episode series commitment from…
CBS has landed an exclusive first-broadcast window to the forthcoming Brad Pitt theatrical "The Fight Club," plus four other movies from New Regency: "Entrapment," "A Midsummer Night's Dream,"…