Animation and production studio Wildbrain has tapped Michael Polis to serve as its first-ever chief marketing officer. Polis will manage Wildbrain's corporate identity and also look to build up its…
One month before the debut of its big drama bet "The Kill Point," Spike TV is retooling its original-series strategy. The Viacom net will focus for its development slate as much on comedy as on…
Director John Waters has signed with WMA. He had been repped by CAA. Waters exited right after his two primary agents, Ken Stovitz and Kevin Iwashina, ankled CAA in quick succession.
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MTV is overhauling its strategy under new programming topper Tony DiSanto. Net will beef up the orders on some series, reduce some programming slots and potentially expand into areas as diverse as…
Vet TV thesp John Larroquette has joined the cast of ABC's "Boston Legal," while several cast members have exited as series regulars.
Looking to free up funds for its $5 billion bid for Dow Jones, News Corp. announced Tuesday plans to sell nine of its Fox-affiliated TV stations.
Barry Sonnenfeld has two series on the air next season, but hungry to do more television, he has signed a new pact with Sony Pictures TV.
Thinking outside the box doesn't always mean you throw away the box. From crime dramas to superhero fantasies, the majority of television programming depends on formulas as old as the medium itself…
As Tim Van Patten finished directing the memorable season-five episode of "The Sopranos" in which Adriana gets murdered, he was also prepping the long-awaited series finale of "Sex and the City" set…
At times, ABC's "Brothers & Sisters," about a combative yet devoted clan of adult siblings, feels like the only show of its ilk on network television -- and creator-executive producer Jon Robin Baitz…
After Peter Berg wrote and directed the pilot episode of "Friday Night Lights," only to hand the series off to Jason Katims for the remainder of the season, Katims felt like a field-goal kicker…