Sidney Clifton, previously director of television development at animator Film Roman, has been upped to VP in charge of TV.
"Dr. Laura," the syndie yakker hosted by controversial radio host Dr. Laura Schlessinger, is due to be downgraded to 2 a.m. time periods on the CBS Television Stations, on which it airs, starting…
Viacom just got two big new shareholders as well as a sleepy cable network it wants to turn into a powerhouse brand alongside MTV and VH1.
Noggin, the kids' cable network from Nickelodeon and Children's Television Workshop, is beefing up its original programming with two new series.
Strong season premieres for "The Simpsons" and "The X-Files" powered Fox to a convincing victory among young adults on the first Sunday of November sweeps, which won the night in adults 18-49 by 4…
Former "Law & Order" showrunner Rene Balcer has inked a three-year, high-seven-figure development deal with Studios USA. Balcer -- who wrote more than 70 episodes of "Law & Order" during his 10 years…
Well-respected music and TV biz scion Denise Donlon has left the Chum Television fold to become prexy of Sony Music Canada.
CanWest Global subsidiary Global Television has established a C$750,000 ($491,000) fund to help foster emerging TV documentary production in British Columbia.
Bravo has bought all three series of the U.K.'s award-winning comedy drama "Cold Feet" for primetime transmission next year.
The Television Assn. of Programmers, Latin America, has named Sean Spencer to the new position of senior vice president.