A phenomenon in Spain, "CSI " is topping TV charts, and bettering ratings of previous seasons, despite creeping market fragmentation.
Five years ago, if you were a comedian, the path to success was no laughing matter: It required years of torturous touring, performing to empty clubs and praying for a guest appearance on a latenight…
Twenty years after its founding, and eight years since the org's last big HBO telethon, nonprofit operator Bob Zmuda brings Comic Relief to The Comedy Festival in Las Vegas this week. This year's…
Bertram van Munster, creator-exec producer of CBS' "The Amazing Race," and docuseries titan Thom Beers ("Deadliest Catch") are teaming on the Discovery Channel tentpole event "Raw Nature."
Debmar-Mercury has acquired rights to "Family Feud" from producer FremantleMedia North America.
"The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie" and an all-day marathon devoted to the toon soaked up record viewers for Nickelodeon.
Christian Drobnyk is putting his stamp on TLC. Just seven months after becoming head of programming for the Discovery Networks' cabler, Drobnyk has greenlit his first slate of series, which continue…
"Deal or No Deal" producer Endemol USA has tapped Stephanie Van Hoff to serve as director of development and programming for digital media.
CBS has tapped Stacey Adams as VP of current programming.
Touchstone Television has inked an exclusive TV development deal with helmer Rob Bowman ("The X-Files"). Under the two-year, seven-figure pact, Bowman -- whose ABC skein "Day Break" bows Wednesday -…
Al-Jazeera Intl. has all but conceded defeat in its effort to gain U.S. distribution in time for its worldwide launch Wednesday. Execs at the nascent English-language offshoot of the Arab broadcaster…