Dutch commercial broadcaster RTL4, part of Holland Media Group, has picked up FremantleMedia and 19TV's hit reality entertainment format "Idols."
CBS easily won the second Monday of the new season, as "CSI: Miami" held up very well and new comedy "Still Standing" was solid in its premiere, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.
NBC Enterprises is close to a deal for the rerun rights to "Crossing Jordan," having narrowed the field down to TNT, A&E, Court TV and USA. NBC may have to come down from its $1.1 million-an-episode…
"Liza & David," the "Osbournes"-like primetime reality series centered on the newlyweds Liza Minnelli and David Gest that VH1 will premiere Nov. 30, has landed veteran Nancy Stern as producer.
Diane Herzog, who heads media relations for NBC Enterprises, has been upped from director to VP.