Sharon Lawrence ("NYPD Blue") will star in the CW's Kevin Williamson drama pilot, while Jay Mohr ("Action") is set to lead the NBC laffer entry "Community Service."
NBC Universal Television Studio has inked a seven-figure deal to keep "House" helmer-producer Daniel Sackheim under the studio's roof through June 2007.
The CW has pushed its U.S. clearance rate above 50% by signing five new affiliates, led by Hearst-Argyle's KCWE, the UPN station in Kansas City.
The country's premier college-hoops tournament has led to a battle between CBS and ESPN. Fight for eyeballs and ad revenue during NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament is always feverish, but…
"Jimmy Kimmel Live" exec producer Duncan Gray is leaving ABC after three years to return to the U.K. and work as part of ITV's revamped commissioning team. Move had been expected.
U.S. Spanish-lingo sports net ESPN Deportes kicked off coverage yesterday of the second leg of the knockout stage of the Uefa champions league, as European clubs compete for a place in the…
Aside from thanks to mothers, husbands and assorted mentors, several of the Wonder Women honorees in the cable biz took lighthearted but pointed swipes at their telco competish during a luncheon…
The majority of syndicated shows achieved slightly higher ratings during the week ending Feb. 21, which included the third full week of the sweep and the second full week of the Olympic Games…
With "American Idol" doing its thing on three nights, Fox's competish had no chance in last week's ratings race -- even ABC, which had a huge Sunday with the Oscars.
One of Spain's most knowledgeable TV execs, Jose Miguel Contreras, has been named CEO of La Sexta, Spain's newest nationwide terrestrial broadcaster, which launches March 27.