Is it possible that one of the breakout hits from last season reminds us that high school never really ends? ABC drama "Grey's Anatomy" takes place in a world of surgical interns requiring as much…
People don't just watch ABC's "Lost," they study it. Not since "The X-Files" or "Twin Peaks" has a nighttime drama caused such watercooler chatter, Internet investigations and fan inquisitiveness.
Paul La Camera, president of Hearst-Argyle ABC affil WCVB, has announced he will retire from the station he has helped define.
The Style Network has greenlit "Foody Call," a 10-episode relationship/cooking series from Warren Littlefield, and has renewed several other skeins. Littlefield and Joke Prods. are producing the…
Kevin Kline and Jon Lovitz can be seen in a broadcast public service announcement to educate the public about the prevalence of diabetes.
Lucasfilm would like to use "Star Wars" to ignite bid wars. Led by "Revenge of the Sith," all six "Star Wars" movies are rocketing into the broadcast and cable marketplace, and the winning bidder…
Several months after the cancellation of its national spinoff, KTTV's "Good Day L.A." is expanding once again -- but this time keeping it local. "Good Day L.A." will add a third hour to its telecast…
Public Broadcasting Service has updated its editorial policies and hired an ombudsman, though officials said neither move comes in response to recent criticism that PBS has a liberal bias. PBS topper…
John Madden has signed a six-year deal with NBC Sports to do color on the premiere season of "NBC's Sunday Night Football," beginning in October 2006. NBC has ponied up $600 million a year for the…
Just for Variety: I had lunch in Harry Cohn's Columbia studio offices. It's now called "The Sunset Gower Studios--Building On A Legacy." The legacy: "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington," "From Here to…