USA has sealed a deal with scribe/helmer John Gray ("Helter Skelter") to write and direct a six-hour miniseries about organized crime's ties to the health-care industry.
Jennifer Garner's Sydney Bristow is getting some fresh butt to kick. Thesp Djimon Hounsou is joining the cast of Garner starrer "Alias" in a recurring role as a big-time baddie. He'll play the head…
After six years A&E Networks is scaling back Biography -- the magazine, that is. Starting in the first quarter of 2004 the monthly magazine that is a sibling to the net's celeb-profile series will be…
Get ready for mo' "Joe" on Fox this fall. Net, which had previously announced a Monday, Oct. 20, premiere for "The Next Joe Millionaire," has decided to add an extra weekly dose of the reality skein…
VH1 is continuing its run of pop nostalgia programming while ramping up originals intended to bring in younger viewers.
NBC has made it a clean summer sweep, becoming the first net in six years to win every week between Memorial Day and Labor Day in the key adults 18-49 demo.
When it came to the dog days of August, Fox News Channel posted ratings gains across its lineup compared with the same month last year.
London-based producer and distributor Bullseye Television Prods. has optioned its first format, "Nation's Most Embarrassing Parents," to Endemol in the Netherlands, to the William Morris Agency for…
Competition in audience monitoring in Russia looks set to heat up later this year after a new polling organization Telerating announced it would challenge the current dominant position of local…
Nickelodeon is expanding its presence in Russia after MTV Networks Intl. (MTVNI) signed a new contract with local web TNT-Teleset. Web will broadcast two hours of the brand's product Monday through…
Gary Barber and Roger Birnbaum's Spyglass Entertainment has closed a multiyear output deal with commercial Spanish broadcaster Telecinco.