"The Loop" has been significantly revised but not much improved since Fox ordered it last spring. The show basically approximates that commercial where a young guy is working an office job and his…
God is becoming big business for Arab satcasters. The latest to tap into the trend is Saudi Arabia's Prince Al Waleed bin Talal, who has set up the first Arab religious satcaster, Al-Resalah (The…
Despite "The Sopranos' " irritating 21-month layoff between seasons, an unscientific survey suggests fans of HBO's mob drama couldn't be champing more eagerly at the bit for its March 12 return, as…
With a few exceptions, French TV is notoriously fair-skinned. So leading commercial web TF1 made headlines last week when it announced anchorman Patrick Poivre d'Arvor's stand-in during the summer…
Women are driving Sunday nights, and the proof is in the 10 p.m. smackdown shaping up between broadcasters and cable. Much has been made of the battle, starting March 12, between ABC's "Desperate…
Fox captured Thursday night among young adults thanks to a special results-show edition of "American Idol," while CBS prevailed in adults 25-54 behind dramas "CSI" and "Without a Trace."
U.S. exec Heather Stevenson has been appointed prexy of Scandi TV format distributor Zodiak Television World.
Milan prosecutors on Friday requested that Italian TV-tycoon-turned-prime minister Silvio Berlusconi and British lawyer David Mills stand trial on corruption charges, stemming from a probe involving…
"Six Feet Under" is coming back from the dead on Bravo. In a deal worth more than $15 million, the NBC Universal-owned cable network has bought the exclusive cable rights to HBO's mortuary drama…
Fox has made another appointment with "House," while NBC appears closer to finally putting "Joey" out of its misery.