G4 has engineered the biggest rerun buy in its 3½-year history, ponying up about $7.8 million for a cable-exclusive three-year license term to "The Man Show," the Comedy Central hit that starred…
ABC is getting real about bringing viewers back to Saturday night. After joining the other nets in all but abandoning the idea of airing original fare on the night, the Alphabet is making an…
Sony Pictures Television is going wireless. Studio has tapped Michael Ross to oversee its expansion into the creation, production and content of original and library-based content for cell phones and…
Discovery Networks U.S. has upped Eileen O'Neill to exec VP-general manager of Discovery Health Channel and Vivian Schiller to exec VP-general manager of Discovery Times Channel.
Without more active control by governments, global terrorists could easily get their hands on nuclear materials to create devastating new weapons. That's the message behind "Last Best Chance," an HBO…
MTV's rookie breakthrough "The Andy Milonakis Show" has been given the second-season go -- on sister net MTV2.
A&E is teaming with World of Wonder Prods. for "The Fabulous Bakker Boy," a reality series that follows the unconventional ministry of Jamie Bakker, son of Tammy Faye.
British film exec Michael Ryan was re-elected to a second two-year term as chair of the Independent Film & Television Alliance (IFTA) during the annual members' meeting.
The Corp. for Public Broadcasting has elected current board member Cheryl Halpern as its topper, replacing chairman Kenneth Tomlinson, whose term has expired.
Grundy Television has cleared "Australian Idol" contestant Laura Gissara of accusations of phone vote-rigging.
Teutonic kids channel Super RTL has signed a three-year agreement with Walt Disney to become merchandising agent for toon "Kim Possible" in co-operation with Disney Consumer Products.