David Strathairn will star in "Alphas," a scripted series greenlit by Syfy and co-created by Zak Penn. It's skedded to premiere next summer.
Oprah Winfrey may star in an HBO Films adataptation of Lynn Nottage's play "Ruined."
Insiders at Fox confirmed that the network has no plans to pick up a full season of “Lie to Me.” The Tim Roth drama, which lost busy showrunner Shawn Ryan to other gigs this year, had only been…
HBO's "Boardwalk Empire" ended its first season Sunday by attracting an audience of 3.3 million — nothing record-setting, but solid as far as its ongoing performance this season. "Boardwalk" was…
First you had cord cutting. Now cord shaving has been introduced into the lexicon of the media biz. But consumers aren't penny-pinching, according to Comcast Cable President Neil Smit. He says the…
First-run episodes throughout its Monday night lineup lifted CBS to an easy victory in primetime, though NBC saw encouraging numbers from the season premiere of "The Sing-Off."
Bravo's giving its latenight talker "Watch What Happens: Live" a full five-day tryout next week. The show, which runs Sundays and Thursdays on Bravo, will air live from Sunday through Dec. 16. Bravo…
AETN U.K. has tapped the creative director of U.K. shingle IWC Media for the newly created position of vice president of programming.
India's ministry of information and broadcasting has approved the entry of news channels Al Jazeera and France 24 into the country.
Digital entertainment distrib Frontier Entertainment is launching a video streaming service for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch using Google's Android software.
GLAAD, celebrating its 25th anniversary, looked back at a few gay heroes during Friday's celebration at Harmony Gold. But equal time was given to some of the movement's nemeses.