NBC has greenlit production on "Kings," a modern retelling of the King David story penned by Michael Green ("Heroes") and directed by Francis Lawrence ("I Am Legend").
A clutch of Brit pix dealing with British Muslims are provoking vigorous debate on what it means to be a Muslim living in Blighty in a post-9/11 and -7/7 world.
In the latest twist on Arab reality TV, a show filmed in the United Arab Emirates is to be broadcast entirely in English and feature a cast of Brits and Americans.
After a fall launch that's left everyone a bit bruised, network execs hoped to see a bit of healing come January -- but a writers' strike now threatens to leave them even more bloodied.
A&E has dropped reruns of its highest-rated series, "Dog the Bounty Hunter," from its primetime schedule "for the foreseeable future."
As the NBA wraps up the first week of a new season, Charles Barkley says the fans he's talked to in the past few weeks are more interested in hot teams and star players than in the scandals that have…
France 3 news director Paul Nahon is due to fly to Chad on Saturday in an effort to secure the release of reporter Marie-Agnes Paleran and two French photojournalists arrested in Chad Oct. 25 while…
Best quote to come from today’s 1:30 p.m. newser at the Writers Guild HQ: "We have 48 hours. What we really want to do isn't to strike. What we want to do is negotiate. There still is time." — WGA…
A tense family drama from award-winning stage and TV writer Katherine Thomson, "King Tide" uses layers of information which are peeled away to reveal a family in deep discord.
CBS and ABC are the early leaders in the November sweep following a rather uneventful start to the ratings period Thursday and Friday.
BSkyB's long-running spat with cable rival Virgin Media has hit the satcaster's bottom line. Net profits at Europe's leading paybox fell by 28% to £84 million ($168 million) for the quarter to the…