For the first time, the Cartoon Network is giving one exec responsibility for both its program development for kids 6-14 and its on-air promotion, upping Michael Ouweleen to senior VP of development…
FX has acquired two-hour movie "Smallpox" from U.K. production shingle Wall to Wall Prods. ("Colonial House") to spin off into a series of original event movies.
Helmer Nelson McCormick ("Alias," "ER") has landed his first pilot gig, signing on to direct the WB's Mark Burnett drama "Global Frequency."
Robert Greenwald has just sold his docu "Uncovered: The Whole Truth About the Iraq War" to the Sundance Channel for cable TV and to Cinema Libre for theatrical release.
In anticipation of the Summer Olympics in Athens, Discovery Network will give other species a chance to shine.
Whoops. For weeks, CBS News' "60 Minutes" touted Sunday night's exclusive interview with Bill Clinton on the eve of the publication of Clinton's memoirs.
Comcast, the largest cable operator in the U.S., has struck a deal with Discovery Networks U.S. that will funnel 70 hours a month of free video-on-demand programming from a batch of Discovery-owned…
All3Media has purchased Lion TV, continuing the consolidation of Blighty's indie TV sector sparked by new rules making it easier for producers to retain rights and so build their businesses. Move is…
Green Party Congressman Jorge Kahwagi is being sued for appearing in "Big Brother VIP 3" on Televisa. Suit, filed earlier this month by a private citizen, Juan Carlos Navarro. alleges that Kahwagi is…
Fox exec Quan Phung has moved across the lot, joining 20th Century Fox TV as its new laff master. Phung will oversee the studio's comedy development as senior VP of the department.