"Southland" stands out at first blush for everything that it is not. NBC's latest from John Wells Prods. is a police drama, but it's not a procedural. Nor is it forensics-driven, or built around a…
"Sex and the City" alum Jenny Bicks has been recruited to pen a pilot script for HBO, BermanBraun and Sony Pictures TV that is loosely inspired by the Modern Love column in the New York Times' Sunday…
Warner Bros. Domestic TV Distribution has tapped HBO exec Tom Cerio to oversee its cable team.
DirecTV's 101 Network has acquired uncensored, off-net runs of gritty HBO dramas "Deadwood" and "Oz."
Lifetime Movie Network bagged record ratings Sunday for its original telepic "Natalee Holloway."
Variety asked a number of high-placed music execs to name a composer they respect who works primarily in television, the caveat being they could not promote one of their own clients.
BBC Worldwide, the pubcaster's commercial arm, has won a royal award for boosting U.K. exports.
Discovery Communications has promoted Deborah Adler Myers to a newly created position as Science Channel general manager and exec VP of Discovery Emerging Networks.
Robin Schwartz is out after less than a year as president of OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network.
E! Entertainment continues to delve into the world of celebrity families, picking up two new series featuring the Kardashian clan and the Lamas line.
Gallic pubcaster France Televisions spent e180 million ($233 million) on outside productions during the first three months of this year, 10% less than in year-earlier period.