If young people are fleeing television to go online, why not bring online to television? That's the calculus of a growing number of cable nets, which have been furiously adding interactive components…
In a surprise move that caught the small screen business off-guard Friday morning, "Alias" and "Lost" guru J.J. Abrams has ankled his longtime home at Touchstone Television to set up shop at Warner…
Gallic pubcaster France 3 has bought a package of 26 chapters of Spanish dramedy skein "Los Serrano" from Telecinco and Pi Group.
Longtime "Entertainment Tonight" doyenne Linda Bell Blue has sealed a long-term pact to remain in charge of the top-rated showbiz newsmag franchise.
Former "Felicity" scribe Josh Reims is reuniting with J.J. Abrams, coming aboard as showrunner of the Abrams-produced "What About Brian." In addition, Reims has inked a two-year, seven-figure overall…
CBS' upcoming legal drama "Shark" has lined up its own dream team of high-profile lawyers to add a little authenticity to the show.
"Crash" producers Mark R. Harris, Robert Moresco and Paul Haggis have filed suit against Lifetime TV, arguing that the cabler improperly invoked the Oscar-winning film while promoting its new show…
MTV2 is dialing up "Crank Yankers." Cabler is finalizing a deal to put the series, which features celeb-voiced puppets pulling phone pranks, back into production.
Lifetime is teaming with Merv Griffin for "The Lisa Williams Project," a reality show starring the British clairvoyant.
"The Year Without a Santa Claus" has found its Misers. Chris Elliott ("Everybody Loves Raymond") will play Heat Miser and Michael McKean ("A Mighty Wind") will fill the Snow Miser role in NBC's…
Sci Fi Channel has tapped "Six Feet Under" star Peter Krause to topline event series "The Lost Room" and has resurrected the dormant action pilot "Painkiller Jane," ordering 22 one-hour episodes.