Studios USA programming prexy David Kissinger has been upped to president of the USA Television Production Group, replacing Robert Fleming, who has left the company.
The Publicists Guild of America has tapped Universal's "Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas," DreamWorks/U's "Gladiator," Paramount's "Mission: Impossible 2," Warner's "The Perfect Storm,"…
Canada's leading TV producer Alliance Atlantis Communications has acquired Halifax-based production company Salter Street Films in a cash and shares deal worth C$82 million ($54.3 million).
The National Football League was awarded $2.6 million in damages after a judge ruled that PrimeTime 24 violated the U.S. Copyright Act after it retransmitted game telecasts from the U.S. to Canada…
Longtime Carsey-Werner Co. prexy Caryn Mandabach has been made a full partner in the indie production powerhouse, which will now be known as Carsey-Werner-Mandabach.
And then there was one: NBC has emerged as the most likely home for the half-hour comedy project from "Seinfeld" alum Julia Louis-Dreyfus and her writer-producer husband, Brad Hall.
Fire up the eight-track: Fox will keep the Carsey-Werner-Mandabach laffer "That '70s Show" in bellbottoms for a fifth season.
ABC, which has been slow out of the gate this sweeps period, was hitting on all cylinders Sunday night -- topping the competish with some of its best ratings on the night in a year.
The creators of "South Park," Matt Stone and Trey Parker, have signed Timothy Bottoms, an actor who bears a strong resemblance to President George W. Bush, as the star of a new Comedy Central sitcom…
The Producers Guild of America, in a boost to several awards season favorites, tapped "Almost Famous," "Billy Elliot," "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," "Erin Brockovich" and "Gladiator" as nominees…