USA Network has upped Lindsay Sloane and Michael Sluchan to VPs of original scripted series programming. Pair will report to senior VP Jackie de Crinis.
"Gilmore Girls" creator Amy Sherman-Palladino has set up her next series project, landing a put pilot at Fox Broadcasting Co. No studio is attached to the project. Deal comes just weeks after…
Judith McHale, an 18-year veteran of the Discovery Channel who rose to prexy-CEO of Discovery Communications, will step down on Dec. 1 to work as a private citizen on social and political issues.
CNN saw sharp audience increases in July as war broke out in the south of Lebanon. Net was up 29% in total viewers and 46% in the 25-54 demographic during the month -- the biggest increase for any…
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.
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.