The first Intl. Emmy World TV Festival will take place Nov. 19-20 in New York, with HBO hosting a kickoff party on Nov. 18. Idea behind the fest is to showcase the best in TV programming from around…
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"
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Sunday Night Football
Sunday Night Football1Rating: 7.6 Share: 21 Viewers (Millions): 20.7 Network: NBC
Family Guy2Rating: 4.5 Share: 12 Viewers (Millions): 8.4 Network: FOX
The Simpsons3Rating: 3.9 Share: 11 Viewers (Millions): 8.5 Network: FOX
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"
Twentieth Century Fox TV vet Kelly Kline has been named senior VP of business and legal affairs for Fox Cable Networks.
Marcia Cross, "Desperate Housewives"; Teri Hatcher, "Desperate Housewives"; Patricia Heaton, "Everybody Loves Raymond"; Felicity Huffman, "Desperate Housewives"; Jane Kaczmarek, "Malcolm in the…