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…
The United States is still king of the world in feature film production, but its predominance is fading. So says a study released Monday that provides a far sunnier snapshot of TV production.
Nickelodeon is getting into business with "thirtysomething" star Polly Draper. Kids cabler has greenlit 13 episodes of Draper's half-hour comedy "The Naked Brothers Band," which she will exec…
Shakira and the Red Hot Chili Peppers top the nominations for the MTV Video Music Awards with seven each for "Hips Don't Lie" and "Dani California," respectively. Cabler's 23rd annual kudocast…
Feature producers Sean and Bryan Furst ("The Cooler") are making their first foray into television, striking an overall first-look deal with Lionsgate TV. First collaboration between the pair and…
Audiences for cable news increasingly resemble their stereotypes, with Republicans expressing a strong preference for Fox News Channel and Democrats opting for CNN.