VH1 is on the hunt for the next Eminem. The cable network has teamed with "America's Next Top Model" exec producer Ken Mok for "Egotrip Presents the White Rapper Show," a comedic reality series that…
CBS Paramount Network Television has inked longtime "King of the Hill" scribes Sivert Glarum and Michael Jamin to a two-year, seven-figure overall deal. Unlike in most such deals these days, however…
Program Partners, a U.S.-based syndicator specializing in the distribution of Canuck drama Stateside, has picked up rights to a second procedural drama, "Intelligence," from producer Chris Haddock.
YouTube has churned out its first crossover viral video star. Carson Daly has signed Brooke "Brookers" Brodack to a talent/development deal, making the 20-year-old the first talent to emerge, in an…
Martin Scorsese's biopic "No Direction Home: Bob Dylan" was tapped for the grand prize at the Banff World Television Awards, handed out at a festival gala Monday night in this resort town in the…
U.S. Spanish-language net Telemundo has inked a long-term development and production deal with gamer and reality-show producer Nostromo America.
Univision's exclusive Spanish-language coverage of the World Cup is breaking viewership records in all key demos, with this year's soccer tourney on pace to become the most watched in U.S. history.
In an unusual move, NBC News has tapped on-air personality Dan Abrams as the new head of MSNBC, filling the spot vacated by Rick Kaplan late last week.
Feature helmer Jon Amiel ("Entrapment") has signed his first TV overall deal, snaring a pact with 20th Century Fox TV. Under terms of the one-year deal (with option for a second), Amiel will develop…
Spain has taken another step toward popularizing mobile TV. Telco giant France Telecom will stream a made-for package of Spanish commercial web Telecinco's contents on its Spanish 3G mobile telephone…
New Spanish terrestrial broadcaster La Sexta has bought exclusive free-to-air TV rights for Spain to the 2006 Fiba Basketball World Championship, with Spanish NBA star PauGasol as guest commentator.