Donnie Wahlberg ("Boomtown") has joined the CW pilot "Runaways," while Gary Cole ("The West Wing") will play a CIA operative in the CBS drama project "Company Town." Elsewhere in pilot news Friday…
Students from FSU Graduate Film School, Savannah College of Art & Design, AFI, U. of North Carolina, UC Berkeley, California Institute of the Arts and USC earned top nods at the Academy of Television…
Zingy, the company that helped make ringtones a phenomenon, is getting into the mobile-video biz. Firm has inked an exclusive pact with Bernie Mac for a series of original mobile-only sketches and…
NBC and Discovery Kids will not renew a pact that supplied the broadcaster with content for its Saturday morning kids' programming block.
Sony Pictures Television Intl.'s "Who's the Boss?" is being remade at Colombia's Caracol TV. Shooting has begun of the vintage sitcom offshoot, with an early May debut slated.
The U.K. is leading the world in the take-up of digital TV, with nearly 70% of homes (some 17.5 million) now connected. The U.S. is in second place with 55%. No other European country has passed 50%…
Score one for March Madness as Internet pioneer. CBS' ambitious experiment in streaming 48 games of the NCAA basketball tournament live over the Net drew 4 million visitors to CBS SportsLine during a…
Hank Hill has been given a new lease on life, while Homer Simpson's has been extended by yet another two years. Fox officially announced last week that it would renew "King of the Hill" for an 11th…
The Quik Drop retail-store brand will be turning up throughout the syndicated hourlong "Countdown to Draft Day" TV special next month in the first linkup ever for Media Matchmaker, a new…
Federal Communications Commission chairman Kevin J. Martin on Friday defended the agency's recent package of indecency rulings against criticisms of vagueness and inconsistency.