Fox's "American Idol" returned in fine fashion, but big football numbers and its strong scripted lineup lifted CBS to victory in key demos last week.
David Hasselhoff will be the centerpiece of an untitled A&E nonscripted series to premiere this year.
CBS is setting up a multicultural comedy showcase at the El Portal Theater in North Hollywood on Jan. 27. Event will be hosted by Kunal Nayyar of "The Big Bang Theory" and will feature 15 actors…
Longtime publicity exec Carla Princi died Jan. 18 in Toluca Woods, Calif., following a long battle with small cell lung cancer. She was 54.
Film and television screenwriter and writers agent Frank Thompson died Dec. 2 at his home in northern California. He was 75.
FCC closed a loophole that has enabled cable TV operators to withhold local sports broadcasts from other TV providers.
When it rains, it pours pilots at ABC, which has greenlit three more drama projects.
Betty White has lived most of her 88 years in front of the camera, starting in the days when the number of homes in Los Angeles equipped with television sets numbered well under 1,000.
The Five Faces of Betty
There are many challenges facings TV casting directors. Success is a result of skilled observations, grueling searches and just plain luck.