"The Amazing Race" is on an amazing Emmy kudo streak. The CBS skein has won the award for reality-competition program three years straight, beating out megahit competition such as "American Idol" and…
This was the year that Donald Trump finally got humbled. No, Trump isn't getting soft, but the ratings for his reality skein, "The Apprentice" -- tapped the last two years in the reality-competition…
Perennial Emmy winner "American Masters" is going to come into some unconventional competition this year in the nonfiction series category, a hodgepodge that ranges from talkshows to real-life…
Former UPN exec Jerry Longarzo has joined News Corp. production shingle Fox TV Studios as exec VP of business and legal affairs. He replaces Kirk Schenck, who left in May.
John Skipper, executive VP of programming and production for ESPN, has put his stamp on the network's original entertainment division by promoting four senior staffers.
Cybill Shepherd has joined the cast of the fourth season of "The L Word." Shepherd will play a married mother who suddenly begins questioning her sexuality. Her character is the executive vice…
ABC is tapping the expertise of the world's biggest producer of Latino sudsers, Mexican web Televisa, to produce an English-language telenovela.
After experimenting with a two-week run of "Saved by the Bell," Cartoon Network's nighttime counterpart Adult Swim is adding another Saturday morning fave from the '80s to the lineup.
TV advertisers scored a win Monday, as ABC dropped its demand that ad agencies pay for viewers who record shows like "Lost" and "Grey's Anatomy" on TiVo-like devices.
The Hallmark Channel is using Brad Pitt and some famous penguins to make its first inroad into the network window for theatrical movies. Warner Bros. Domestic Cable has sold basic-cable rights to…
Canuck commercial web CTV unveiled a fall lineup Monday in which high-profile offerings from south of the border round out entrenched hits like the "CSI" and "Law & Order" franchises, which have won…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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