While Lifetime readies to name president-CEO Carole Black's successor, exec VP-general manager Rick Haskins remains busy, locking up series projects from "The Practice" exec producer John Tinker…
Feature helmers Andrew Davis ("The Fugitive") and Simon West ("Lara Croft: Tomb Raider") are climbing aboard a pair of Jerry Bruckheimer-produced drama pilots.
NBC Universal topper Bob Wright has three words for Rupert Murdoch, who is planning a business channel, a competitor to CNBC: "Bring it on."
Kanye West, the late Ray Charles, Danny Glover and Tyra Banks will be honored Saturday by the Artist Empowerment Coalition for their humanitarian efforts.
After just five episodes have aired, Sci Fi Channel has renewed frosh drama "Battlestar Galactica" for a second season. Cabler has already locked up the entire cast for the next cycle; air date is…
"Ed" star Tom Cavanagh and "Early Edition's" Kyle Chandler are plotting their return to TV, while Fox has greenlit a pilot based on chef Anthony Bourdain's memoir "Kitchen Confidential."
The title "Family Plan" sounds a bit like a group insurance option, which is appropriate, since watching this sugarcoated movie is about as much fun as a trip to the dentist. A meet-cute romance…
Chorion, a U.K. rights outfit that exports children's favorite "Noddy," has forked out an undisclosed sum for the rights to author Raymond Chandler's books including Los Angeles gumshoe Philip…
Channel 4 digital spinoff web E4, which airs U.S. shows "Friends," "Desperate Housewives" and "The OC," will hike its program budget by 50%. The move is partly prompted by the demise of "Friends,"…
Expenses are climbing while investment in Canuck drama is down, according to Wednesday's report from the broadcast regulator on the fiscal state of Canuck commercial terrestrial TV. During 2003-04…