HBO is teaming with Cary Brokaw, exec producer of "Angels in America" and "Wit," on a half-hour comedy based on the memoirs of food writer Ruth Reichl. Brokaw will exec produce. Aaron Geller, exec VP…
Touchstone Television has inked a two-script deal with "The 4400" co-creator Scott Peters, who's set up his first project under the high six-figure pact at Fox. Peters and Touchstone-based producer…
A young staffer of "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart" committed suicide over the weekend, causing cable network Comedy Central to halt production of Monday night's episode.
Turner Broadcasting's TNT and TBS, which bought cable-TV rights to 1998's "The Mask of Zorro," have sprung for sequel "The Legend of Zorro."
Comedian Greg Behrendt is into developing a primetime ABC special based on his straightforward views on relationships.
In an attempt to cash in on Peter Jackson's remake of "King Kong," the History Channel, in which NBC has a 25% stake, will air its latest special, "Giganto: The Real King Kong," on Thursday.
The New York Yankees-owned YES Network would harvest 14.5% more men 18 to 49, if Nielsen were able to record people who watch the channel in bars, restaurants, hotels, college dorms, second homes and…
There will be no "bonfire of controls," as BSkyB chief exec James Murdoch recently called for, when the EU finally unveils its much-debated overhaul of the wide-ranging Television Without Frontiers…
Cable network TV One, which is targeted to black viewers, has created the post of exec VP of programming, production and development and hired Rose Catherine Pinkney to fill it.
George Stephanopoulos is getting a higher profile on ABC News. The former Clinton administration operative will become chief Washington correspondent while continuing to host the Sunday public…