"The Sopranos" continued to stake out key awards Tuesday, taking three of five Directors Guild of America nominations for top dramatic TV series, while "The West Wing" received the other two.
CNBC prexy Bill Bolster has been upped to chairman-CEO of CNBC, where he will head up the financial news net's global operations, business development and sales.
Paramount has put the brakes on "Caroline," its syndie daily chat show starring Caroline Rhea that gained clearance in New York and Los Angeles -- but not Chicago -- during NATPE.
Burt Reynolds' extremely brief cameo in "The Player" comes to mind while watching "The Last Producer," a film he directs and headlines. In the Altman pic, Reynolds spit out an angry ad-lib, referring…
Former "Just Shoot Me" co-exec producers Andy Gordon and Eileen Conn have inked a multiyear, high-seven-figure development deal with Columbia TriStar Television.
The networks love young viewers -- but they really love young viewers with big bucks. Nowhere is that more evident than the webs' annual upfront presentations, where in recent years it's become…
Turner Broadcasting System (TBS) Latin America has inked its first promotional-licensing deal in the region for popular Cartoon Network series "The Powerpuff Girls."
Jack Sussman just got a little more special in the eyes of CBS. Web has upped the exec to senior VP of specs, keeping him in charge of developing and supervising production of all primetime specials…
Sony Pictures Entertainment's AXN Action TV is shifting emphasis away from its usual fare of Pamela Anderson and Japanese cartoons toward last year's ratings leader -- reality TV. "Survivor II" is…
An America TV-Canal 4 broadcast accusing interim president Valentin Paniagua of corruption has ignited a political firestorm in Peru, resulting in protests, resignations and rumors of a network…