"George of the Jungle," a clueless anti-Tarzan whose slapstick cartoon adventures harvested solid Saturday-morning Nielsens on ABC (1967-70), is coming back in new animated form on Cartoon Network.
ABC Family is teaming with Sandy Chanley and Doug Shaffer for "Mud Show," a comedy about disgruntled circus performers. Chanley most recently exec produced the Showtime comedy "Fat Actress" and…
Fox Reality has tapped Kennedy to host its nightly recap skein "Reality Remix." Launching Oct. 24, half-hour aims to be a sort of nightly news for unscripted TV. In addition to highlights from…
Mexican thesps Diego Luna and Gael Garcia Bernal are developing an hour-long TV series plus a doc on the life of Mexican boxer Julio Cesar Chavez via their shingle, Canana.
Mort Marcus and Ira Bernstein's Debmar-Mercury Entertainment has picked up exclusive rights to reruns of USA Network series "The Dead Zone" for TV syndication.
L.A.-based producer-distribber Reveille is expanding its international division by naming Chris Grant VP and head of the new unit and adding veteran TV exec Glasia Whang, formerly of NBC Intl, to the…
E! Networks, the exclusive worldwide distributor for G4's catalog of videogame-themed shows, took the wraps off several licensing deals Sunday for Malaysia, Indonesia, Hong Kong, the U.K. and Spain.
Underage superheroes and overachieving tots ruled Mipcom Junior over the weekend as the mart boasted 462 new shows, up nearly 30% on last year. Total shows at the event that precedes Mipcom stood at…
New "Commander in Chief" commander-in-chief Steven Bochco has put the finishing touches on his writing cabinet. Five of "Commander's" eight original scribes were let go last week as Bochco looks to…
"The 40-Year-Old Virgin" is pocketing about $13 million in license fees from the USA Network in an exclusive four-year deal. USA is a sibling of NBC Universal Domestic, distributor of "Virgin," but…
NBC has picked up a full season of sea-creature thriller "Surface." "Surface" has been gaining ground (so to speak) on Monday nights, as its adults 18-49 rating has grown 17% between its Sept. 26…