Gavin Polone has recruited Jon Lovitz to star in the unscripted comedy pilot "Bad Judge" for NBC. A takeoff on "Judge Judy" and the myriad courtroom clones that clutter daytime, "Bad Judge" will have…
Pangea Management Group, an RDF Media-based company, is ramping up its roster of content companies, signing U.K. shingles Red, Maverick, Ecosse and Objective.
Fox has greenlit a pilot presentation of "Two Dreadful Children," an animated project from Dave Hemingson ("American Dad"). "Children" revolves around a family of rednecks who discover that their…
Fox TV Studios has nabbed the TV rights to "The Devil Wears Prada" and is developing it as a series project for sister net Fox. Robin Schiff ("Romy and Michelle's High School Reunion") will write and…
Change continues to roil MTV around the world: MTV Asia's prexy of nine months, Nigel Robbins, will ankle at year's end. Exec veep/chief operating officer Steven Tan will take the reins until…
MTV Networks has tapped sales vets Sean Moran and Jim Perry to head up ad sales efforts for MTV 360 and Nickelodeon and MTVN Kids and Family Group, separately.
The Multicultural Motion Picture Assn. will honor director Michael Mann and NBC Entertainment at the 2006 Diversity Awards.
A clutch of Hollywood drama series were hot commodities on the Croisette as this week's Mipcom TV trade show began to wind down late Wednesday. While buyers in some territories are still holding…
In New York -- Picture it: Paris, 1912, the Left Bank. In one dilapidated apartment complex lived five young men, struggling artists, all convinced of their own particular genius, all sharing ideas…
Auds chose the samba over America's pastime on Tuesday: Ratings for ABC's "Dancing With the Stars" were on the way up, while postseason baseball on Fox was down. The lights are flickering for NBC's…