The National Assn. of Television Program Executives is expanding the format of its annual Producers Boot Camp to include the NextGen TV Festival and Competition.
The ratings for most syndicated talk and magazine shows were strong in the week ended April 30 despite a fifth-straight weekly decline in PUT (persons using television) levels, which dropped by an…
While its rivals are exhibiting various degrees of exhaustion down the stretch, Fox continued its late-season sprint, winning an 11th-straight week among young adults. CBS remained solid, but the…
Fox has become the third network to ink a deal with Apple's iTunes, uploading series such as "24" and "Prison Break," as well as cable skeins including "The Shield."
The broadcast nets ratcheted up the drama Monday night and viewers responded, with strong showings for scripted skeins on Fox and CBS and a nice finish for the WB's "7th Heaven." There was also…
The USA Network has commissioned Mel Gibson's Icon Prods. to develop "Peace Out," a six-hour miniseries that will tackle the Iraq War as a "MASH"-like dark comedy.
MTV Networks will launch a Comedy Central channel in Germany Jan. 15, making it the second non-music Viacom web to go on air here following Nickelodeon last year.
"American Masters" kicks off its 20th season with a top-notch production about the intriguing relationship between John Ford and John Wayne. In this no-holds-barred documentary of the kind Ford would…
Pumping up an already stellar list of confirmed speakers, the Banff World Television Festival has added Paul Scheuring, creator, writer and exec producer of "Prison Break," to its growing list of…
CBS News is bringing on CNN's Anderson Cooper as a contributor to "60 Minutes" in a bid to add a youthful face to the broadcast. The anchor of CNN's "Anderson Cooper 360" will contribute five stories…