HBO will develop “The Unsuccessful Thug,” a half-hour sitcom based on the experiences of Mike Epps before he went from drug dealing and stickups to standup. Epps created the show, will star in it and…
Roger Ailes, chairman and CEO of Fox News, has made his first major move as top dog at Twentieth TV, canceling its syndicated firstrun half-hour "A Current Affair" and replacing it in November with…
Fox has made a pilot commitment to a half-hour comedy from "Joey" co-exec producers Brett Baer and David Finkel.
The third-season premiere of "Nip/Tuck" sewed up a big 5.3 million viewers, giving FX the highest ratings for an original series telecast in its history.
Rapper-thesp Nelly is looking to topline his own unscripted skein, inking a development deal with "Hell's Kitchen" producer A. Smith & Co.
A thorough look at baseball's Latin stars over the last 110 years or so, "Viva Baseball" is at its most fascinating as it digs through the 1940s and '50s to chronicle stories that were overshadowed…
The Peacock's "Earl" was a pearl in its preem, producing the new season's first jaw-dropping ratings results. Fourth-place NBC was looking for a spark and may have found one in "My Name Is Earl," an…
Richard Gizbert, a London-based reporter who alleges he was fired by ABC News in 2004 for turning down assignments in Afghanistan and Iraq, is suing his ex-employer for unfair dismissal and $4…
Time Warner's Richard Parsons said he'd be willing to lower the company's stake in the cable biz -- but only in exchange for expanding the footprint its systems cover.
Tom Herwitz, president of operations for Fox Television Group, is ankling after 20 years with the company.