The broadcast nets put up some impressive numbers on the final Monday of the November sweep, highlighted by one of the highest-rated "Monday Night Football" games of the past few years, season highs…
The future of "American Idol," Fox TV's break out hit, looks secure following an out-of-court settlement between the show's creator, Simon Fuller, and its star judge, Simon Cowell.
Lion TV, part of leading U.K. indie All3Media Intl., has struck a raft of deals for its formats. Entertainment gameshow "Cash Cab," which is shot in the back of a taxi, has been commissioned by BNN…
Three established British talent agents have joined forces to launch a tenpercentery dubbed Troika. The company brings together Michael Duff, formerly a director of Lou Coulson Associates; Conor…
"Sex and the City" exec producer Jenny Bicks is tackling a trio of femme-powered TV projects including a comedy for ABC from "Walk the Line" writer-helmer James Mangold and producer Cathy Konrad.
The producers of "Prison Break" are taking interactive TV to a whole new level. In recent weeks, as the show worked up to Monday night's fall finale, viewers might have noticed that a cell-phone…
The Rolling Stones have signed on as halftime performers during this season's Super Bowl. Sprint has ponied up a record $12 million to be the sole sponsor of the 12-minute halftime show, presided…
WE: Women's Entertainment has greenlit six original series, including the return of psychic John Edward and docu soaps following Gucci heir Gemma Gucci and the married life of "Last Comic Standing"…
E! Entertainment TV is keeping alive former Fox reality show "The Simple Life," greenlighting 10 new episodes for late spring.
HBO is making a rare foray into broadcast production, setting up the half-hour laffer "Big Loud Lisa" at Fox. Project -- from the cabler's HBO Independent Prods. arm, co-producer of "Everybody Loves…