Comedy Central has landed the basic-cable rights to Paramount's "The Original Kings of Comedy" and Warner Bros.' "Best in Show," reinforcing its role as an aggressive niche buyer in the exclusive…
"Survivor" may get its moment in the Emmy sun after all: The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences voted Wednesday to create two new primetime categories that will reward the growing reality TV genre.
The government will appopint a new interim director for Czech TV today after seven weeks of turmoil at the pubcaster.
Pilot season buzzed along Thursday, with CBS taking a chance on "Destiny," Fox greenlighting a project from ex-"Late Night With Conan O'Brien" sidekick Andy Richter -- and UPN buying into the idea of…
Oprah Winfrey, one of the founders of Oxygen Media, has agreed to produce a half-hour series for the network consisting of 12 episodes dealing with people who are "real-life heroes."
As part of a major revamp of the on-air lineup on NBC's Los Angeles O&O KNBC, the co-anchors of the station's local morning show "Today in L.A.," traditionally the time period ratings leader, are out.
American Movie Classics is counting on the wiles of Marilyn Monroe and Elizabeth Taylor's Cleopatra to lure viewers to its bolstered 2001 original programming slate.
The Canadian government has promised cash-strapped pubcaster Canadian Broadcasting Corp. an extra C$100 million ($66.9 million) over the next two or three years.
TV station group Young Broadcasting reported lower-than-anticipated year-end profit Thursday and warned that first-quarter results would trail expectations due to slowing ad sales.
TV newsies failed Journalism 101 on election night, Rep. W.J. "Billy" Tauzin (R-La.) said Thursday. Tauzin withdrew his charge that the top news orgs acted on an intentional, liberal bias in making…
Television enjoyed rare praise on Capitol Hill Thursday, as Fox Entertainment's "America's Most Wanted" was applauded for helping cops capture seven escaped Texas inmates.