"Monty Python"-er John Cleese is in negotiations to star in the ABC comedy pilot "HMO," which would mark his first regular TV gig this side of the pond.
The third annual Cartoon Movie European co-production market kicked off last week with its first awards ceremony, the Cartoon Movie Tributes.
After 21 years, Warren Littlefield is severing his remaining ties to NBC, inking a new overall deal with Paramount Network Television.
John J. Wolters has been upped to executive vice president of the ABC Broadcast Group. Wolters, who had been exec VP, finance, of the ABC Television Network, will report to ABC Broadcast Group prexy…
Mike Nichols, whose HBO adaptation of Margaret Edson's Pulitzer Prize-winning play "Wit" premieres Saturday, has made a first-look deal with the network to direct and produce longform television. The…
"South Pacific" has always stood out among mid-century American musicals due to its seriousness of tone and willingness to take on issues of racism that went beyond the ordinary purview of a…
Nearly five years after Rupert Murdoch announced plans to launch satcaster ISkyB in India, the government has published guidelines for direct-to-home broadcasting.
UPN has stepped up its efforts to steal "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" from the WB. Netlet has been interested in the 20th Century Fox Television skein for awhile, and made the studio aware of its…
Fox Latin America Channels has consolidated ad and affiliate sales under Ashley Marable, who has been upped to veep and general sales manager, a newly created position.
German outfit Earth Television Network will take reality TV one step further when it unveils two series and its Earth TV Net broadcast technology at Mip.
The Fox Cable Networks Group has picked up a vote of confidence in its three digital sports networks from Paul Allen's Charter Communications, the fourth-largest cable operator in the U.S.