After a lukewarm critical reception in the U.K., "Broadchurch" has finished its second season, with a third already in the planning stages. Yet the griping about the just-concluded arc would seem to…
"I felt very confident we had made the right dramatic choice there."
Chinese private equity fund takes reins at Sino-British formats and product placement firm.
Mainland Chinese media mogul Li Ruigang has become a part of a consortium that controls Television Broadcasts.
In this week’s edition of the Variety Movie Commercial Tracker, powered by iSpot.tv, spending on TV movie ads bounced back from last week’s year-to-date low thanks in part to “Hot Pursuit.” The ad…
The cast of “Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce” joined James Lipton Tuesday evening for a mock edition of “Inside the Actors Studio” to discuss Bravo’s first-ever scripted series, in front of a crowd…
Fox Broadcasting has recruited Ariff Sidi as senior VP of digital products and platforms. Sidi reports to David Wertheimer, Fox’s president of digital, and is responsible for developing programs and…
Damon Lindelof is renewing his overall deal with Warner Bros. TV, Variety has confirmed. The new pact sticks the “Lost” co-creator with the studio for three additional years. WBTV, which first signed…
Monte L. Merrick, an accomplished and successful playwright, novelist and screenwriter probably best known for the screenplay for the film “Memphis Belle,” died in Santa Monica on March 24, following…
Get ready for more celebrity showdowns, because Spike TV has renewed “Lip Sync Battle” for a second season, Variety has learned. Season two will consist of 20 new episodes, slated to debut in 2016. "…