Despite reports to the contrary, Rupert Murdoch is flesh and blood. His longtime exec, Tom Warne, can vouch for that, having watched his jet-lagged boss fall asleep at the dinner table at the mogul's…
Continental paybox M-Net is launching a youth-skewed channel Aug. 1 as part of its DSTV satellite bouquet. The Teen Channel will target educated, well-informed 15- to 20-year-olds.
Is "Spider-Man" cooler than "Superman"? Is "Hulk" more emotionally tortured than "Batman"? In a showdown between Marvel and DC Comics characters, it's not clear who might win. (And would anyone…
"The Boondocks" creator Aaron McGruder and partner Reggie Hudlin have signed with Sony to take the edgy comicstrip beyond the funny pages.
The Superstation's about to get a super-makeover. Turner entertainment topper Mark Lazarus pledged Thursday that general entertainment cabler TBS will be "rebranded, repositioned and off and running"…
Warner Bros. TV/Tollin-Robbins drama "One Tree Hill" has sprouted on the WB's schedule, while fellow frosh "Fearless" has flown from fall.
Shannon Elizabeth is heading to "That '70s Show" just in time for November sweeps.
PBS will have a rather sheepish producer on its hands, picking up toon "Jakers! The Adventures of Piggley Winks," featuring Mel Brooks, for its Saturday morning kidvid lineup.
The Eye's revamped ayem show will soon have a lot more heat and humidity -- the program has hired a weatherman.
Boasting some of Disney Channel's top tween stars in a take on gender roles and stereotypes, "Eddie's Million Dollar Cook Off" is a refreshing slice of fun in the midst of a long, dry TV summer.
Showtime's adaptation of Brett Merhar's syndicated comicstrip "Free for All" proves that artistic freedom for some boils down to sex and swearing, the two things that don't show up in family…