British comedian Harry Enfield has dismissed claims that his new sitcom is based on "The Osbournes," MTV's hit reality show starring veteran rocker Ozzy Osbourne and family.
A big budget, preschool puppet show and a controversial live-action drama were unveiled Monday in the £30 million ($43 million) fall sked for the BBC's children's division -- the most the pubcaster…
The Netherlands passed a legal and media milestone Aug. 9 when an Amsterdam court allowed the opening proceedings of a criminal trial to be broadcast.
The U.K.'s Channel 4 announced Aug. 12 that it had picked up top-rated U.S. drama, "Alias" from Buena Vista Intl. Television.
Granada is reportedly set to unveil a top level management shake-up that will include the early retirement of chief exec Steve Morrison, who has been with the ITV company for nearly three decades.
USA Network has bought cable TV rights to three of Universal's summer theatricals, and will share each title with a different broadcast network -- "The Bourne Identity" with CBS, "About a Boy" with…
USA Network will collaborate with Ben Silverman's Reville shingle and Universal Music Group to find the next big "Nashville Star."
HBO is riding into the Wild West with David Milch ("NYPD Blue," "Hill Street Blues"). The pay cable network has greenlit production on a one-hour drama pilot tentatively titled "Deadwood." Milch is…
"Easy Riders, Raging Bulls," Peter Biskind's controversial tell-all about the filmmaking mavericks of the 1970s, will be adapted for a feature-length documentary to air on arts channel Trio.
Game Show Network has renewed "Friend or Foe" and "Russian Roulette," two of the four shows it launched this year.
Ike Barinholtz, Simon Helberg, Josh Meyers and Ron Pederson have joined the supporting cast of Fox's latenight sketch comedy series "MADtv," which kicks off its eighth season on Sept. 14.