Producer Caryn Mandabach has sealed a two-year overall deal to set up shop at Lions Gate TV, which is looking to seriously get into the funny business.
Sitcom staple Cynthia Watros ("Titus") has landed a series regular gig on ABC's "Lost." Watros will play a newcomer to the island who, in her former life, was a therapist. More layers to her…
Fox Sports has named David Rone general manager of the company's Fox College Sports, succeeding David Nathanson, who shifted three months ago to VP of business and operations for the Fox Reality…
A major management shakeup got under way at France Televisions on Monday, marking the end of the Gallic media biz's long summer break. In the first event of la rentree, Gauls' mass return to work…
SBS Broadcasting has inked an agreement with European-based equity outfit Permira and KKR to sell its pan-Euro TV and radio interests for E2.1 billion ($2.5 billion).
The critical praise has been effusive enough. Entertainment Weekly called it the best show on television last season. Tim Goodman of the San Francisco Chronicle wrote that it's "proof that people in…
Chris Elliott is partnering with the producers of "Two and a Half Men" for a potential half-hour comedy project. Thesp is close to inking a talent holding deal with Eric and Kim Tannebaum's Warner…
HBO hosted 2004's biggest Emmy party and is once again setting up a huge tent in the Pacific Design Center's courtyard for an expected 1,500 guests.
Paramount Network Television has struck a new two-year pod deal with prolific producers Jonathan Axelrod and Kelly Edwards. Pact keeps the Axelrod/Edwards Co. on the Par lot through spring 2007.
It's become an annual tradition. Each July, Emmy nominations are announced. Each July, HBO receives more than any other network. Most of the attention falls on the cabler's original series, but would…
MTV2 has greenlit a second season of cult fave "Wonder Showzen." In addition, MTV has greenlit new skeins "Final Fu" and "Rhythm and Reggaeton" and ordered series pilots for "Are You Game?" and…