Clive Hollick, chief executive of United Business Media, a minority shareholder in U.K. commercial web Five, has cast doubt over the group's long-term commitment to the channel.
In a star package rivaling that of its upcoming "Angels in America" project, HBO is near deals for Fred Schepisi to direct Helen Hunt, Joanne Woodward, Paul Newman, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Ed…
Continuing to stockpile rerun sitcoms to bolster its Nielsen ratings, FX has bought exclusive cable rights to Twentieth TV's "The Bernie Mac Show" for a four-year license term.
Expect to see Nick's "The Fairly OddParents" fairly more frequently. Nick will strip the show Monday-Friday at 8 p.m. beginning next week, shifting stalwart "SpongeBob SquarePants" to 7:30.
Section Eight -- the production company headed by Steven Soderbergh and George Clooney -- has sealed a two-year deal at Warner Bros. Television.
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L.A.-based producer-distrib GRB Entertainment has licensed its upcoming "Next Action Star" -- a project put together with "Matrix" maven Joel Silver -- to Rupert Murdoch-backed satcaster Sky One in…
Tuesday night has suddenly become a battleground for cable supremacy, fueled by several hot originals. Leading the charge among new summer skeins was week two of FX's plastic surgery drama "Nip/Tuck"…
Adrian Pasdar has joined the cast of "Judging Amy" and Sarah Thompson has come on board "Angel" as both veteran skeins prepare for the start of their fifth seasons.
A bid to shorten the length of the annual Creative Arts Emmy awards ceremony has kicked up a cloud of controversy from members who feel they're being treated like third-class citizens.
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