ABC's "Dancing With the Stars" and the WB's "Smallville" also shined on Thursday but CBS carried the night again behind original segs of "CSI" and "Without a Trace," according to preliminary Nielsen…
Buena Vista Intl. Television has signed an exclusive deal with U.K. terrestrial web Channel 4 for mobile and online clips of "Lost" and "Desperate Housewives."
"Jake in Progress" exec producer Bob Kushell is teaming up with standup Michael Loftus for a half-hour comedy set up at Fox. NBC U Television Studio is producing the laffer, which has been given a…
AMC has hired Jeremy Elice to head up the cabler's West Coast scripted development.
NBC and Warner Bros. TV are back in business with one of their best "Friends," signing Matthew Perry to star in the new series from Aaron Sorkin and Thomas Schlamme.
Aussie free-to-air broadcasters' ad revenue for the end of 2005 closely reflected last year's ratings fortunes, with the Nine Network winning out overall but losing market share while the Seven…
Jennifer Love Hewitt is teaming with women's cabler Oxygen to exec produce "Angry Little Girls." Cabler has greenlit production on the pilot based on the eponymous book and Web site. Site's weekly…
"South Park" is coming to iTunes. Visitors to the musicstore will have access to the first two seasons of the toon from Trey Parker and Matt Stone, in addition to other series from MTV Networks.
Leslie Moonves sent CBS bounding out of the gate Thursday with promises and predictions -- including a pledge that the CW will be profitable this year and an announcement that CBS will sell its…
A St. Petersburg station should be broadcasting to 41 regions of Russia by the fall, after winning the bidding for a frequency Wednesday.
Former Fox topper Barry Diller is dipping a toe back into the TV waters by adding a programming unit to his Internet-and-retail conglom. Arm will commission shows for the Web and other digital…