U.K. drama specialist Shed Prods. will acquire factual entertainment producer Twenty Twenty Prods. in a deal worth some £19 million ($38 million) as the independent TV production sector continues to…
Twenty-five years ago, Evan Lurie was a Lounge Lizard who haunted New York City night spots and European jazz festivals. Today he’s the musical tour guide for Pablo the penguin, Tasha the hippo…
The "Leave Britney Alone" guy could be getting his own TV show.
TV execs continue to buzz over the departure of Barry Sonnenfeld from directing the first several episodes of "Pushing Daisies" (by far the best-reviewed new show of the fall). Sonnenfeld directed…
Assistant director Michael B. Smidt died August 10 in Venice, Fla.
ABC announced its new nonscripted toppers Tuesday, naming Vicki Dummer and John Saade to run the net's alternative series, specials and latenight department.
Penthouse is getting into the adult-TV business, signing a 10-year, $10 million deal with New Frontier to create a 24/7 network and a video-on-demand service.
Fox's Monday drama lineup kicked off with solid numbers but now must brace for much tougher competition in coming weeks.
Following a fierce bidding war, Warner Bros. has cut a massive, multimillion dollar deal with CBS for the rights to a Jerry Bruckheimer-produced adaptation of Brit thriller "Eleventh Hour."
With the new television season still a week away, young adults flocked to primetime football action last week, as NFL games dominated Sunday and Monday and college action ruled on Saturday.
At the time "ER" premiered -- before George Clooney was an Oscar-winning movie star or O.J. Simpson had been tried for murder -- an average episode ran roughly 47 minutes and 30 seconds