Relative newcomer Amy Acker has landed on "Angel," joining the regular cast the WB drama. Starting this fall, Acker will be part of what will now be a core of five cast members. Thesp had appeared as…
The nation's favorite satellite saga took a surprising twist Sunday as EchoStar went public with a hostile $32 billion, all-stock offer to merge with DirecTV parent Hughes Electronics.
Bad news, Mr. Whaley: Frank Whaley is out as the lead of FX's upcoming comedy series "Bad News, Mr. Swanson" as the cabler revamps the pilot.
Artists Management Group's animation and family entertainment department has inked separate television deals with Sony Pictures Family Entertainment and Canadian TV network Teletoon.
John Leguizamo will be buggin' once more, as the actor-comedian has sealed a seven-figure pact with CBS to take another shot at the small screen.
Universal Pictures has sold two of its summer hits, "The Mummy Returns" and "The Fast and the Furious," to ABC and the USA network in a shared window.
Former E! and iFilm exec Brent Willman is joining Game Show Network as senior VP and chief financial officer.
In a significant step towards consolidating Europe's satellite systems operators, Eutelsat will take a 21.1% stake in Spanish counterpart Hispasat.
Dan Rather's reluctance to cover the Chandra Levy case may work in the CBS anchor's favor when it comes to landing a much-sought-after interview with Rep. Gary Condit.
Vivendi Universal is taking bids from syndicators around town to take over two syndicated shows -- "Blind Date" and "The Fifth Wheel" -- that are distributed by the company's Universal Worldwide…
National Geographic preem of two-part docu "Pearl Harbor: Legacy of Attack" on May 26-27 delivered the channel's largest audience ever for a standalone television special.