Showing faith in "Battlestar Galactica," Sci Fi Channel is signing up for series spinoff "Caprica," a prequel that takes place 50 years earlier. "Battlestar" vets Ronald D. Moore and David Eick will…
In New York: "It's great to be queen!" says Helen Mirren. At Michael's literary lunch emporium recently, the world beat its way to her table to kiss the ring of the star who, this year, is portraying…
Oz paybox Fox Sports has kicked in A$120 million ($89 million) for the TV rights to all home games of Australia's national soccer team, the Socceroos, for seven years, taking the sport from…
The Banff World TV Festival has tapped CBS as the recipient of this year's outstanding achievement award.
Britain's Channel 4 has acquired the exclusive U.K. video-on-demand rights to Disney's "Lost" and "Desperate Housewives," marking one of the first such arrangements in Europe between a Hollywood…
President Bush introduced Fox News pundit Tony Snow as his press secretary on Wednesday in a bid to improve hostile relations with the White House press corps. "Tony already knows most of you, and…
"House" established more series highs Tuesday for Fox, retaining more of its "American Idol" lead-in than any show to date, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.
Sony Pictures TV has added two execs -- WB vet Tal Rabinowitz and Spelling alum Jason Clodfelter -- to its development roster.
HBO Films and BBC Two have joined forces to make "Tsunami," an ensemble drama about the disastrous flood that devastated the Andaman Coast in Thailand in late 2004. Tim Roth, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Sophie…
Channel 4, the U.K.'s advertiser-funded public service broadcaster, has hiked profit by 9% as further evidence emerged that it is closing the gap on the embattled ITV network.
NBC has said "deal" to "1 vs. 100," a new gameshow from "Deal or No Deal" producer Endemol USA. Peacock on Tuesday secured a series commitment to the show, which has been ordered as a potential…