CBS rolled to a primetime ratings victory Thursday night behind the crime drama combo of "CSI" and "Without a Trace," while ABC's "Dancing With the Stars" grew in its third week.
Before he directs "Hairspray," Adam Shankman is making time for "Worst Week of My Life." Meanwhile, CBS has given the pilot greenlight to a new hour from "CSI" showrunner Carol Mendelsohn, Fox is…
Showtime might still save "Arrested Development," but in the meantime, paybox has snagged "Match Point" star Jonathan Rhys-Meyers to topline its original period drama "The Tudors." Period drama…
Producer FremantleMedia and distrib Tribune took the wraps off their plans for "American Idol" in syndication Thursday on the eve of the NATPE confab in Las Vegas.
Jenna Elfman hasn't lost any of her Dharma charm, but her new CBS comedy otherwise feels like very old news -- an inoffensive but not particularly distinguished half-hour about a career-driven woman…
EchoStar became the latest company to offer a family tier Thursday with a more expansive -- and less expensive -- plan than its rivals. Satcaster unveiled a plan to sell a bundle of about 40…
George Clooney may have gotten laughs in Hollywood when he poked fun at disgraced lobbyist Jack Abramoff at the Golden Globes Monday, but not all TV viewers appreciated Clooney's wit.
Fox TV Studios is beefing up its alternative development unit, upping a pair of key execs. Cathy Veisel, who's heading development of ex-"Seinfeld" scribe Spike Feresten's latenight pilot for Fox…
As it tilts more femme-centric, weblet UPN isn't turning its back on wrestling. The CBS-owned network is in talks with World Wrestling Entertainment to renew its commitment to "Friday Night…
VH1 is creating a unit devoted to original scripted projects as part of an overall restructuring of its programming department. Also, exec VP of programming Michael Hirschorn has pinned senior VP…
The alter ego of Big Bird, "Sesame Street's" Caroll Spinney, will fly off with this year's Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.