Viacom's the N cable network has greenlit 22 half-hours of "Boarding School," a project described as "Blue Crush" meets "Dawson's Creek." A drama series focusing on five high-school girls training to…
Maybe they'll save it for the DVD: Emmy Award viewers were denied a chance Sunday night to see a pre-taped skit starring Disney's Bob Iger, Viacom's Leslie Moonves and Fox's Gail Berman -- and set…
Writer/director Rod Lurie ("Line of Fire") has sealed a new deal with Touchstone TV, and is already developing two drama contenders for next season.
Disney/ABC Television Group prexy Anne Sweeney has made her first corporate restructure since taking on the role earlier this year, handing new oversight and titles to communications execs Sue…
HBO will be distributed exclusively in India by a Zee-Turner alliance starting Jan. 1. The channel's two-year deal with Sony Entertainment Television will end this year.
Distribution outfit Off the Fence has pacted with Australian film and TV production outfit Becker Entertainment.
A former entertainment industry executive has pleaded no contest to wiretapping his ex-employer, FX, while he was working for two other TV production companies.
MTV Networks Latin America prexy Antoinette Zel has ankled, effective immediately. Zel is said to be joining U.S. Spanish-lingo broadcaster Telemundo.
Jay McNamara has been promoted to senior VP of sales strategy and development at NBC Universal Television Distribution. He will report to Jerry Petry, exec veep of business operations and sales…
Figures released last week confirm that U.K. terrestrial digital platform Freeview continues to challenge paybox BSkyB, and also explain why the News Corp.-backed satcaster is about to launch Freesat.
You honor HBO shows, you get HBO ratings. That's one possible explanation for an alarming year-to-year decline in the numbers for Sunday's telecast of the Primetime Emmy Awards on ABC.