Fox sent out five episodes of this new sitcom, which proved instructive, because the more you see of it, the less there is to like. A semi-riff on "The Wonder Years" with elements of "Big" -- told in…
The best numbers of the season for "Grey's Anatomy" and a good showing for an Oprah Winfrey special carried ABC to victory on the final Thursday of the February sweep. Fox won the evening's opening…
A sensitive exploration of the theme of friendship in the face of death, Ferzan Ozpetek's ensemble piece "Saturn in Opposition" marks a return to form for the Italo-Turkish director after the bizarre…
Pan-European kids entertainment specialist Jetix on Friday announced the appointment of Jo Sherlock as commercial director for the U.K. and Nordic territories.
Deutsche Telekom, looking to sell films and TV series on the Web, got a boost Friday when a law was passed allowing it to block rivals from accessing its super fast Internet network.
Skeins "Spiral" and "Suspects," and global warming docu "Pole Airship" were standouts at this year's Iberian Showcase, put together by French export org TV France Intl. Event wrapped Friday in Madrid.
"American Idol" winner Fantasia Barrino steps into the lead role of "The Color Purple" on Broadway April 10. Announcement was made on the Thursday episode of "Idol," during which Barrino sang a…
Europe's leading pay box, BSkyB, has threatened to pull key channels from Virgin Media unless the cabler agrees to pay almost double the rate for carrying the stations, according to Virgin Media CEO…
Simon West is "The Man" for CBS Paramount Network Television. Helmer of features such as "Lara Croft: Tomb Raider" and "Con Air," has inked a new two-year overall development deal with the studio…
The Tennis Channel, a 24-hour net dedicated to racquet competish and lifestyle, has inked a deal with John McEnroe and Martina Navratilova to handle booth duties at Roland-Garros during the French…
ABC has turned to "October Road," slotting the new drama in the plum post-"Grey's Anatomy" slot beginning next month.