Danish pubcaster TV2/Danmark has tapped Per Mikael Jensen, international editor-in-chief and veep of Metro International, as CEO.
Marcia Gay Harden has signed on to star in the ABC pilot "Drift." She'll play a therapist who treats a New York detective suffering from a major emotional trauma that leaves him with insomnia and…
After weeks of reports that Barry Bonds won't address steroid allegations on his new ESPN skein, the show's producer said Wednesday the star athlete will respond on camera after all.
Sitcom vet Alan Thicke ("Growing Pains") and Food Network regular Sandra Lee have been tapped to host NBC's upcoming "Celebrity Cooking Showdown."
HBO has scheduled "Too Hot Not to Handle," the hourlong documentary about global warming exec produced by Laurie David, to premiere on Earth Day, April 22. There will be eight more runs of the docu…
SportsNet New York, the 24/7 network of the New York Mets that opened for business March 16, has signed a carriage agreement with Verizon's new TV service.
MTV has given the thumbs up to an "Apprentice"-style skein in which aspiring journos vie for a chance at a staff position at Rolling Stone magazine. Rumors surrounding the untitled project had…
In New York: CBS is working on six-hour prequel to the classic "Lonesome Dove," written by Larry McMurtry. Titled "Comanche Moon," Australian director Simon Wincer will return to direct, and CBS has…
Fox's "American Idol" scored boffo ratings Tuesday night with its sixth two-hour edition of the season, racking up numbers on par with the previous week, which was the top-rated performance program…
The U.K.'s biggest commercial terrestrial broadcaster, ITV, has rejected a takeover bid from a group of venture capital combos that, if successful, was likely to have seen the return of Greg Dyke to…