Comedy Central is crying "Banzai"! After a six-episode summer run on Fox, the RDF Media-produced sketch show "Banzai" has found new life on Comedy Central.
Barry Pepper is gearing up for his second starring role as a beloved sports hero. Having played baseball legend Roger Maris in HBO's "61*," thesp is assuming the role of late race-car driver Dale…
Don Rickles has signed on for TNT's telepic "The Wool Cap," starring William H. Macy.
The USA Network's love affair with Adam Sandler, stoked by the huge ratings his movies deliver, has prompted USA to join with the WB in a shared window for thesp's latest, "50 First Dates."
NBC plans to file a counterpunch against "Will & Grace" exec producers David Kohan and Max Mutchnick sometime next week, claiming the duo breached their contract with the network.
Having taken aim at NBC's Jeff Zucker last year, "Just Shoot Me" creator Steve Levitan weighed in on network execs in general Tuesday, saying he understands the pressure on programmers but that they…
Helmer Pamela Fryman ("Just Shoot Me") has signed up to direct the Marsh McCall/Joel Stein pilot at ABC, while fellow TV vet Gil Junger ("Hope & Faith") is onboard to direct the web's Jessica Simpson…
A "Rocky" boxing match on NBC? Sylvester Stallone hinted he might just suit up and get into the ring himself for the Peacock's upcoming reality show "The Contender."
Turner has officially made TBS the comedic companion for sister drama cabler TNT. In preparation of a summer relaunch, TBS Superstation has been given the tagline: "TBS Very Funny."
VH1 has upped marketing veep Mark McIntire to senior VP. He will head up the creation and execution of all ad-driven marketing initiatives and sponsorship opportunities for VH1, the music cabler's…
Soap actress-turned-director Ellen Wheeler has been tapped to replace John Conboy as exec producer of CBS Daytime's "Guiding Light." In December, Conboy walked off the set of "Guiding" over contract…