USA has firmed up casting for its sci-fi drama "The 4400." Peter Coyote, Joel Gretsch ("Taken") and Jacqueline McKenzie ("Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood") have signed on to lead the ensemble…
"The Practice" is no more. Long live "The Practice." ABC detailed plans Wednesday to retire its long-running David E. Kelley drama "The Practice" and develop a new show with the producer featuring…
Third-season premiere of "The Shield" didn't arrest auds, averaging 2.8 million overall viewers in its bow.
Just for Variety: This is one show I wont miss -- June 22, 8-11 p.m. on CBS: "AFI's -- 100 Years -- 100 Songs". The countdown to the greatest songs in movies -- with clips to match -- will feature…
Chuck Dolan's Rainbow Media has engineered multiyear renewal deals with Comcast for AMC and the Fox Sports Net regionals in the San Francisco Bay Area, Florida and New England.
About 9 million Dish customers will no longer be deprived of their Viacom cable nets or local CBS stations as Viacom and EchoStar resolved their dispute late Wednesday. Channels will be restored to…
Miami-based sales company and distrib Venevision Intl. plans to launch DVD versions of its popular telenovelas in the U.S.
Spanish producer trade org Fapae and pubcaster RTVE have inked a pioneering investment deal for toon series and docs.
It wasn't even a contest: Fox dominated Tuesday night thanks to the wild-card episode of "American Idol" and scored decent sampling for the premiere of new laffer "Cracking Up."
CBS is showing its own passion for the Christ. Eye is resurrecting the 2000 mini "Jesus," bringing the Jeremy Sisto starrer back for an encore presentation on March 28 at 9 p.m. Net had an open slot…