Warner Bros. TV is staying in business with John Stephens, inking a six-figure, two-script deal with the scribe, who most recently served as co-exec producer of "The OC." He also directed an episode…
The producer of South Africa's most-watched and longest-running local drama, "Generations," and the South African Broadcasting Corp. are being sued for 13 million rand ($1.8 million) by the composer…
High-flying U.K. exec Dawn Airey has quit her job -- just eight days after starting the gig. Airey, formerly with BSkyB and Channel 5, took up the job of CEO at upstart combo Iostar, billed as a…
NBC U-owned Sci Fi Channel has picked up season three rights to the new version of "Doctor Who." New batch of episodes will bow in July, starting with "The Doctor Who Christmas Special: The Runaway…
Lifetime will tell advertisers today that its eyes are set on a younger prize, greenlighting projects including a four-hour thriller from "Battlestar Galactica" exec producer David Eick.
They said it would be the first debate of the 2008 campaign. Now the candidates have made it so by committing to MSNBC's Democratic debate in South Carolina this week and Republican debate in…
Gotham's all-sports channel SportsNet New York has upped marketing and biz development veep Steve Raab to prexy. Raab replaces Jon Litner, the inaugural SNY prexy who was recently named to the same…
In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans has seen a rising influx of Hispanic immigrants willing to take on the task of cleaning up the flooded city.
The British Broadcasting Corp. has been tapped to receive the Banff World Television Festival's Outstanding Achievement Award for 2007, with BBC director general Mark Thompson attending to accept the…
The seventh outing of reality skein "Big Brother" has had a solid start for Network Ten with an aud of 1.5 million tuning in for the Sunday night preem.