Munich-based animation producer TV Loonland has named Amy Jackson as its creative affairs VP, based in the company's New York office.
The prospect of a major new player in the U.K.'s already competitive TV market emerged Thursday as media regulator Ofcom unveiled an ambitious plan to launch a public service provider.
Sky One, satcaster BSkyB's flagship net, is attempting to halt a ratings slide by adding another two U.S. titles to its growing collection of acquired fare.
The top new dramas of the season, CBS' "CSI: NY" and ABC's "Lost," remained hot in their second outings Wednesday while the premieres of ABC's "Wife Swap" and UPN's "Kevin Hill" also looked good…
Riding high on the strong buzz behind the new ABC drama "Desperate Housewives," exec producer Michael Edelstein has sealed a new three-year deal at Touchstone TV.
Marcia Gay Harden will topline the Hallmark Hall of Fame/CBS telefilm "In From the Night." Joining the Oscar-winning actress is young actor Taylor Handley ("The OC"), along with Thomas Gibson, Regina…
Thesp Rob Riggle will join NBC's "Saturday Night Live" as a featured player when Lorne Michaels' long-running latenighter begins its 30th season Saturday.
Crooner and "Will & Grace" regular Harry Connick Jr. has signed with animation studio DPS Film Roman to turn his song "The Happy Elf" into a holiday special.
The WB has elected "Jack & Bobby" to a full term, greenlighting the frosh drama for a full season. The 22-episode commitment reps a strong sign of faith for the critically acclaimed series, which has…
NBC is cutting short its visit to "The Men's Room." Peacock is shutting down production on the NBC U Television Studio-produced laffer, which had been given a midseason order as part of the net's…
It was the worst-kept secret in syndication, but now it's official: Tyra Banks is developing her own talkshow. Supermodel-thesp has sealed a deal with Telepictures to host a talker for fall 2005.