Americans may not be big on it, but soccer is still the most-watched sport in Europe, according to a new report. TV Sport Insight, compiled by Gaul-based Eurodata TV Worldwide, probed viewing habits…
Helen Mirren is the latest actress to take on the challenge of playing the Virgin Queen. She will star in Company Pictures' period miniseries "Elizabeth I," commissioned by U.K. web Channel 4.
The powerhouse combo of "American Idol" and "House" has lifted Fox to another Tuesday victory in key demographics, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen, and ABC's "NYPD Blue" sailed off…
The U.K. intends to abolish the BBC's Michael Grade-topped board of governors and has warned the pubcaster to stop chasing ratings. The accountability board, set up 80 years ago, will be replaced in…
ABC's "All My Children" led the pack at the Daytime Emmy Award nominations, announced Wednesday, with 18. Three shows tied for second with 13 apiece: ABC's "General Hospital," CBS' "Guiding Light"…
FX and CBS will together pony up about $8 million to buy a shared network window to Paramount's theatrical movie "Coach Carter."
"Rugrats" producer-animator Chuck Swenson is teaming with scribe Brian Lynch for an animated family comedy set up at Fox Broadcasting.
Trial lawyer Mark Geragos is taking on a new case: reality TV. The man who's repped everyone from Scott Peterson and Michael Jackson to Winona Ryder has pacted with Stone & Co. Entertainment to star…
TV's domestic goddess is finally ready to make her DVD bow, with Anchor Bay Entertainment and Carsey-Werner pacting to release "Roseanne" on disc later this year.
Matthew Modine will give series TV a shot, signing on to star in the WB's untitled Tom Fontana pilot. Also Tuesday, "ER" vet Eriq LaSalle joined the cast of CBS' drama pilot "Conviction," while…
NBC led the "Nightly News" Tuesday night with an uncharacteristic gaffe. Anchor Brian Williams began the newscast with an "exclusive" that Raid Juhi, the chief judge hearing the case against Saddam…