The ITV board is understood to have drawn up a shortlist of four candidates for the CEO job, following a meeting with headhunters.
Publishing giant Axel Springer, which lost its bid for Haim Saban's ProSiebenSat 1 broadcasting group earlier this year, is expanding its regional TV operations with a 27.4% share in local channel TV…
TV's 800-pound gorilla has staked out its territory: "American Idol" officially returns Tuesday, Jan. 16. "Idol" will bow with back-to-back, two-hour segs on Jan. 16 and 17. The following week…
Benderspink has renewed its TV deal at Fox 21 and signed former UTA agent Alex Kerr to run its small-screen division. Known for features such as "The Ring" and "The Butterfly Effect," Benderspink has…
FX is bringing back critically acclaimed laffer "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" for a third season. Danny DeVito has committed to continue as a series regular for all subsequent seasons.
ABC went far, far away to find its new holiday franchise: DreamWorks Animation, which will produce a new "Shrek"-themed special for the Alphabet net.
Sony Pictures has acquired exclusive TV, DVD, mobile and new-media distrib rights outside North America on upcoming 10-parter "The Tudors." Series, the most ambitious project yet produced by Peace…
CBS has greenlit production on the untitled Barry Schindel project, the hourlong legal drama formerly known as "Law Dogs." Schindel wrote the pilot and will exec produce with Ridley Scott, Tony Scott…
An enchanting set-up charms in the appealing but excessively padded China/Taiwan co-pro romcom "Stand In Love." Following "Catch," pic reps second feature this year by helmer DJ Chen, whose feature…
An old master returns to an old favorite in the thoroughly enjoyable Japanese whodunit "Murder of the Inugami Clan." Based on a popular novel, whose sleuth also inspired an '80s tube series, this…
Canuck English-language TV drama is disappearing as the country's private broadcasters spend a record amount on American content, according to the major Canuck actors' union.