NBC has given a 13-episode commitment to the horror skein "Fear Itself," which the Peacock plans to air sometime next summer.
There's more than one fall TV season these days. In addition to the annual return of scripted fare to the major networks, early autumn now kicks off primetime for DVD releases of current TV shows.
This four-disc set includes the 23 trailer-park-themed episodes from the Peacock skein's second season, which netted a comedy supporting thesp Emmy for Jaime Pressly.
Seven Network has commissioned a second series of its hit police skein "City Homicide."
Pay outlets like HBO and Showtime have to approach the TV-on-DVD money tree with a little more caution than the broadcast networks do.
Here's more proof that Troy, Gabriella, Sharpay and the gang speak a universal language: "High School Musical 2" demolished local ratings records in its Australia preem Saturday.
Anne Sweeney, prexy of the Disney-ABC television group, will be part of a presidential delegation to the opening ceremonies of the Special Olympics Summer Games next week in China, the White House…
If you're searching for an analogy to describe the still-potent TV-on-DVD market, look no further than NBC U's "Heroes."
Mark Gordon's TV practice is about to reap even bigger rewards. The producer has signed a rich pact that keeps his company's TV unit firmly entrenched at ABC Studios through 2011.
Kevin Spacey, Laura Dern, Denis Leary, John Hurt, Tom Wilkinson, Ed Begley Jr. and Bob Balaban will star in HBO Films' "Recount," the drama about the Florida results in the 2000 presidential election.
PBS took a risk by skedding its seven-part World War II documentary "The War" up against premieres on the broadcast networks, but it seems to have paid off.