Jack Black and VH1 are teaming to form "The Department of Acceptable Media." Comedian-thesp will executive produce the cabler's "Department," a weekly comedy show that viewers will program with their…
World of Wonder Prods. ("Inside Deep Throat") has partnered with Luis Balaguer's Latin World Entertainment to bring Latin telenovela stars Stateside via reality TV.
VH1 has launched a syndicated video player on its broadband channel VSPOT. First up on the player will be the original series "Home Purchasing Club," a shortform satire of home-shopping channels…
News Corp.-owned gaming network IGN Entertainment has pacted with a number of studios to offer shows and pics. Deal will offer content through IGN's Direct2Drive, a game retailing site that in August…
Debmar-Mercury has acquired the rights to 30-year-old gameshow "Family Feud" from producer FremantleMedia North America. Company secured domestic syndication distribution rights to "Feud," previously…
Steven Bochco is getting into the viral video business. Producer has entered into a strategic alliance with Metacafe, a YouTube-like video-sharing site that tries to cut through the user-generated…
Mark Thompson, Jillian Reynolds and Lauren Sanchez are set to anchor "That's So Hollywood," a new hourlong weekly entertainment program for Fox's KTTV Los Angeles.
Food Network gobbled up its best-ever numbers Sunday with a special edition of "Iron Chef America." All-star installment delivered a staggering 5.8 million viewers total.
The NFL Network and Time Warner were on the hot seat Tuesday in Washington, as lawmakers at a Judiciary Committee hearing questioned both sides about a carriage dispute that heads into the 11th hour.
The ladies of Wisteria Lane have still got it. Two years removed from monster ratings and appearances on the covers of seemingly every magazine, the Sunday sudser has reasserted itself this season…
Southern Star has sold another seven seasons (780 episodes) of long-running Aussie sudser "Home and Away" to Belgium's Vlaamse Media Maatschappij. Show has aired in Belgium for 17 years. Deal was…