A few years before NBC sealed a deal with Jay Leno to host a nightly series in primetime, the net approached David Letterman and Oprah Winfrey about taking on similar gigs.
HBO publicist Tim Chandler died May 15 in the Bronx. He was 58.
Buzz is building that CBS' hot-shot frosh drama "The Mentalist" could be bound for the post-"CSI" Thursday 10 p.m. slot. The Simon Baker starrer took off in the Tuesday 9 p.m. slot behind "NCIS"…
Elise Henderson wasn't out of work for long. The WMA alum has moved to UTA as an agent in the TV lit department. Henderson was highly regarded as a rising star at WMA but was caught in the shuffle…
CBS and Fox have extended their deals with the National Football League, with both networks now on board to broadcast games through the 2013-14 season.
Peter Rice is a quick study. A mere eight weeks into his Fox Entertainment chairman gig, he's already mastered the mantra that nothing can rival broadcasting's unparalleled audience reach.
The BBC has warned the politicians likely to form the next British government that their attitude toward the pubcaster's funding risks undermining its political independence.
Disney-ABC-ESPN has inked a long-term, first-option deal with Prisa's Spanish broadcaster Cuatro for TV series and films. Programming includes ABC's police skein "Castle" plus ABC Family's teen drama…
A&E drama "The Cleaner" has set June 23 as the premiere date for season two.
"Don't Tell the Bride" is just irritating enough to possess all the hallmarks of hit format.