"Two and a Half Men" exec producer Lee Aronsohn has reupped with the show, signing a new two-year deal to remain with the hit CBS laffer.
AMC is ramping up its original scripted programming, signing development deals with Kip Koenig ("Grey's Anatomy"), Michael Oates Palmer ("The West Wing"), Tom Fontana ("Oz") and Karen Hall ("Judging…
Sony Pictures TV is joining the iTunes revolution, striking a deal with the online music, television and film purveyor to offer several current and library TV titles.
As he meets with the nation's top media buyers this morning, NBC Entertainment prexy Kevin Reilly is in for a different reception than the one he got a year ago.
British-based producer-distrib Alchemy Television is forming an international format unit, partnering, as a first step, with L.A.-based Rocket Science Laboratories to handle its upcoming unscripted…
Fox Entertainment is creating a division called Fox One to sell advertising and sponsorships across all News Corp. media properties.The group, headed by Fox sales veteran Jean Rossi, will represent…
In New York: Hope you didn't miss Bill Maher's "Real Time" show this week with Chris Rock, Dan Rather, Martha Raddatz, Jason Alexander and GOP candidate Mike Huckabee as guests. This outing, in…
Calvert DeForest, best known to many TV viewers as Larry "Bud" Melman, died Monday at 85 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Babylon, N.Y., after a long illness.
The rival New York- and Los Angeles-based TV academy orgs are once again at war, this time over how to hand out broadband Emmys. The Academy of TV Arts & Sciences is set to file suit this morning…
ABC's "World News" will air with a single sponsor on Monday nights through April, giving the newscast additional minutes of news coverage as it competes with NBC's "Nightly News" for ratings.