CBS was a decisive ratings winner on Sunday night, as a college basketball overrun led into an all-firstrun lineup of programming that won in key demos, led by dramas "Cold Case" and "Without a…
Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant have ruled out a third series of cult British comedy hit "Extras." The writer performers, who also created "The Office," intend to terminate "Extras" by making a…
Italian TV is being forced to clean up its act as regulators ban late night soft porn in a move that marks the end of an era. The Communications Authority has issued a permanent ban outlawing soft…
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Merv Griffin gameshow "Let's Play Crosswords," skedded to premiere in September, has been cleared in 30 of the top 40 markets, according to the show's owners, Program Partners, Merv Griffin…
Reality factory Bunim-Murray Prods. is expanding into the film business, forming a documentary division and tapping Sasha Alpert to run it.
Carol Burnett has filed a $2 million copyright infringement lawsuit against 20th Century Fox, claiming her cleaning woman character was portrayed on the animated series "Family Guy."
Miami-based Venevision Intl. has inked U.S. pay TV rights to 51 catalog titles sold by prolific Spanish producer Andres Vicente Gomez, owner of production company Lolafilms.
In CBS casting news, Kathy Baker ("Picket Fences") has joined the cast of "Babylon Fields," a comedic drama about people rising from the dead and resuming their lives. 20th Century Fox TV is behind…
Ant and Dec, arguably the U.K.'s most popular TV hosts, will next attempt to conquer the U.S., signing on to host the ABC pilot "Wanna Bet?" The duo -- Anthony McPartlin and Declan Donnelly -- have…
Auds took a trip down "October Road" on Thursday, as ABC's new drama looked good in its premiere, while Fox gamer "Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader" excelled in its regular slot on the night.
Completing its evolution (and in this case, descent) initiated under old management, from court to crime channel, Court TV's first scripted series is a kind of revival of "Alfred Hitchcock Presents"…