Having gorged on the papal succession story, here come the inevitable attempts to simultaneously humanize and profit from the outpouring of emotion that greeted Pope John Paul II's death. CBS and ABC…
Thursday night is where the money is, and after last season's changing of the guard, every broadcaster is looking to get its hand in the till this fall. It's still primarily a two-net competition…
Even before the 2005-06 season gets under way next month, the Big Six are already shaking off their summer doldrums and getting to work setting up a slew of potential series for the 2006-07 season.
Tom Werner and Mosaic Media's Jimmy Miller and Eric Gold have officially parked at Warner Bros. TV, hiring WB alum Mike Clements to oversee their new TV shingle.
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has unionized more than 70 film editors and assistants employed by reality TV producer True Entertainment.
CNN suspended syndicated columnist Bob Novak after he said "bullshit" on the air and walked off the set of "Strategy Session" during a debate with James Carville.
ABC exec Lance Taylor is out as senior VP of current programming but will continue as a consultant with the network through the end of the year. For now, the net's current execs -- who oversee…
Playboy's Alta Loma Entertainment division has hired Jason Burns as VP of development with a mandate to move the company into mainstream features and TV series.
New drama "Criminal Minds" has won the Eye lotto, scoring a precious preview slot behind the season bow of megahit "CSI." Normally slated for Wednesdays at 9 p.m., "Criminal Minds," which stars Mandy…
The Academy of TV Arts & Sciences is reconsidering a plan that would have eliminated acceptance speeches from certain Emmy winners this year. The org's board will discuss whether or not to go ahead…
Michael Taylor has been tapped for the newly created post of president of Peace Arch Television.