It’s almost official. Katherine Pope is expected to say with NBC but get her wish to move back over to the studio side, this time as president of NBC Universal TV Studio, as Variety’s Joe Adalian…
So it was all a big hoax. "The Big Donor," the Dutch reality TV show in which a woman who purported to be dying of a brain tumor supposedly was looking to donate one of her kidneys to a worthy person…
Now this is beach reading. TV and film director John Rich tells tales of his adventures behind the camera in his recently published memoir "Warm Up the Snake: A Hollywood Memoir" (University of…
Dan Schneider knows how to explain the basics of a television show's budget. "It's like a family," says the creator and executive producer of Nickelodeon's teen skeins "Drake & Josh" and "Zoey 101."…
Here are three ways showrunners have solved production challenges without breaking the budget.
For Daily Variety, executive producer Jason Katims recollects the tumultuous process of turning the pilot of NBC's critical hit "Friday Night Lights" into a full-blown series.
"Grey's Anatomy," "Private Practice"
"Army Wives," "Grey's Anatomy," "Criminal Minds," "Reaper," "Private Practice."
"Family Guy," "American Dad!". "I'm very sad that 'The Sopranos' is ending. I love that show. Probably my favorite show on the air right now is 'Real Time With Bill Maher.'"
"Chuck" (NBC), "Gossip Girl" (CW) -- both premiere this fall. "When doing 'The OC,' I would meet young people who were so passionate about the show -- and that's what its all about. Making something…