German music web Onyx TV will be closing this fall, to be replaced by a documentary channel.
Producer Mark Johnson has expanded his TV operations, hiring a head of development and extending his deal at CBS.
Producer R.J. Cutler ("American High") is reuniting with FX on a project exploring race relations. Cutler and FX last teamed for "American Candidate," the reality series/talent search set in the…
FX and feature scribe Sheldon Turner ("The Longest Yard") are teaming up for original one-hour drama series "The Gentleman."
CBS exec Laverne McKinnon continues to move up the Eye ranks, scoring a promotion to senior VP of drama development at the web.
CNN has filled the top exec producer slots at both "Anderson Cooper 360 Degrees" and "NewsNight With Aaron Brown."
Local anchor David Jackson has returned to Viacom-owned KCAL, where he'll lead the indie station's 8 and 10 p.m. newscasts alongside Pat Harvey.
Summer begins June 1 for the WB, which will launch drama "Summerland" that night.
Just for Variety: Gena Rowlands suffered a fractured shoulder on a rainy and muddy set of Universal's "The Skeleton Key" Monday night in New Orleans.
Doug Miller has been tapped exec VP and managing director, Walt Disney Intl. (Asia-Pacific), reporting to Andy Bird, who is president of the Walt Disney Intl. unit.