Barcelona-based Drimtim has initiated principal photography on its fifth English-lingo made-for, "Clean Break," toplining Tara Reid ("Incubus," "American Pie"), Colm Meaney ("Layer Cake," "Star…
CBS is expected to announce an advertising-supported broadband channel today that will air short-form programming and possibly some network shows after they air on CBS-affiliated stations.
Thom Beers' Original Prods., the reality shop behind hits "Monster Garage" and "Deadliest Catch," is getting into scripted drama. Beers has hired Bunim-Murray's Philip Segal as exec VP of…
Amid growing pressure from social conservatives, Senate majority leader Bill Frist (R-Tenn.) tried to speed tough indecency legislation through Congress -- only to fall victim to political reality.
After months of speculation, the nascent CW network today officially begins the process of deciding which shows will make it on to the new web. CW topper Dawn Ostroff will lead the net through its…
"Hope & Faith" exec producer Emile Levisetti has signed a new two-year overall deal with Touchstone Television, where he's been based since 2004. Levisetti will continue to exec produce "Hope…
BBC Worldwide has a new management team after a review in Hong Kong. Pierre Cheung was appointed senior business development manager. His responsibilities include new-business development and the…
VH1 launched its signal on DirecTV Latin America on Monday, adding the satcaster's 1.4 million subs to its current reach of 9.7 million households in the region.
A second season of "The Good Night Show" has been greenlit by PBS KIDS Sprout, an on-demand digital cabler aimed at the preschool crowd.
Soccer fever hits MTV Latin America this month in the run-up to the World Cup soccer tourney. Feevee has acquired three-part docu "Ginga," produced by Brazilian helmer Fernando Meirelles ("City of…
Paybox Foxtel has announced its first foray into a "Tonight Show"-style variety format, to be shown on its female-skewed feevee channel W.