An extended report on the sex scandal involving the University of Duke lacrosse team generated good ratings for venerable CBS newsmag "60 Minutes" on Sunday, a night that ABC won in key demos.
Feature filmmaking in Los Angeles is cooling down, but TV activity has amped up to record-setting levels thanks to reality shows. The Los Angeles region saw a 5% decline in off-lot feature activity…
"Law & Order: SVU" showrunner Neal Baer is going back to his medical roots, developing an hourlong hospital drama for NBC. Baer, a longtime "ER" exec producer who scripted some of the skein's more…
Jerry Bruckheimer and original "CSI" helmer Danny Cannon are reuniting for a project at CBS, while the CW is working on an hour with "Joan of Arcadia" creator Barbara Hall. Also in the development…
Business is booming in the Mayor's Office of Film, Theater and Broadcasting -- $600 million in new production last year, including jobs for 100,000 New Yorkers.
Cast members have come and gone, but after 16 seasons, the star of "Law & Order" remains the same: New York City. Exec producer Peter Jankowski credits commissioner Katherine Oliver and the MOFTB…
FremantleMedia has engineered a wireless deal that will make it the first production company to create a channel aimed exclusively at cell phone users.
Auds were game to check out NBC's new Friday entry "1 vs. 100," which racked up the net's best results in the time period in four years. The Endemol USA gamer, which originated in Holland and has…
It's been a twisted path for "October Road," but the relationship drama finally secured a six-episode order on Friday from ABC.
The controversy surrounding the dozen striking writers on the CW's "America's Next Top Model" has taken a bizarre turn. Flyers blasting CW prexy of entertainment Dawn Ostroff -- and giving her home…
NBC Universal had another rough quarter as a 10% dip in profit squeezed earnings at parent General Electric. The unit was one of GE's worst performing for the three months ended in September, while…