CBS and Fox paced the primetime pack in key demo categories last week -- but they largely traveled different avenues to success. While CBS continues to see solid returns from "Big Brother," its…
Director-producer Jonas McCord and former Pixar animator Seth Piezas are looking to line up about $27 million in financing for "Unnatural History," a proposed 65-episode animated children's series.
All five weekend magazine shows were hot in the week ended July 23, due in large part to reports about Christie Brinkley's marriage and revelations of husband Peter Cook's yearlong affair with a…
Tuning In: At first glance, it would be hard to imagine stranger bedfellows than Mel Gibson and Oliver Stone.
Producer Hilary Bevan Jones has become chairman of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts, succeeding Duncan Kenworthy who will serve as deputy chairman for a year.
A former Disney topper is joining BBC Worldwide as part of its plans to make its channels more in tune with local tastes.
ABC's buzzworthy new dramedy "Betty La Fea" is taking an unscheduled one-week production siesta -- and it may have some company. Touchstone Television has shut down production on "Betty" in order to…
Football fans who subscribe to cable in Dallas, Cleveland and Kansas City were thrown for a loss when they woke up today -- the NFL Network had disappeared from the dial.
HBO and "American Idol" creator Simon Fuller are in talks to adapt edgy British sketch comedy "Little Britain" for Stateside auds. Fuller is understood to have been approached by the writers and…
ABC is extending the life of "Kyle XY." Alphabet web has quietly opted to continue airing the ABC Family drama about a mysterious teen past its original four-episode commitment. Monday's episode on…
Comic thesp Eddie Griffin is teaming up with feature producer John Davis ("Eragon") for a family comedy project set up at NBC. Griffin will produce and star in the half-hour, based on the actor's own…