TV Guide Channel has named Ryan O'Hara president, a newly created position. O'Hara, who most recently was president of TVG, Gemstar-TV Guide's interactive horse-racing network, will oversee both TV…
ABC News dropped "With Peter Jennings" from the name of "World News Tonight" on Monday after consulting with Jennings' family.
NBC is upping latenight guru Rick Ludwin to executive vice president, signing him to a fresh five-year deal in the process. Ludwin has played a key role in the Peacock's dominance of the late shift…
Financier Carl Icahn disclosed Monday that he and a group of investors will press Time Warner to shed its cable TV unit and embark on an aggressive buyback of $20 billion of its own shares.
CBS is in a lather over "22 Birthdays," an L.A.-based sudser in the works from "Mr. and Mrs. Smith" helmer Doug Liman and scribes Josh Oakley and Bill Weinstein ("The Simpsons").
Peter Boyle, "Everybody Loves Raymond"; Brad Garrett, "Everybody Loves Raymond"; Sean Hayes, "Will & Grace"; Jeremy Piven, "Entourage"; Jeffrey Tambor, "Arrested Development"
Stockard Channing, "The West Wing"; Tyne Daly, "Judging Amy"; Blythe Danner, "Huff"; Sandra Oh, "Grey's Anatomy"; CCH Pounder, "The Shield"
Ben Affleck is in talks to create and write "Resistance," a potential drama series about a second American Revolution that he'll exec produce with Live Planet partner Sean Bailey.
Mitchell Burgess and Robin Green, Emmy-winning exec producers of "The Sopranos," have exited the show. Writer-producers, who have worked on the HBO mob drama since its inception and penned several of…
College Sports TV has hired Jayne Wallace as VP of corporate communications. She reports to Brian Bedol, co-founder and chief exec of CSTV.
Kenneth Branagh, "Warm Springs"; Ed Harris, "Empire Falls"; William H. Macy, "The Wool Cap"; Jonathan Rhys-Meyers, "Elvis"; Geoffrey Rush, "The Life and Death of Peter Sellers"