Jenny McCarthy is in talks to star as "Honey Vicarro," a Fox comedy pilot about a fictional sexy 1960s crime fighting P.I.
Fox syndie arm Twentieth Television has tapped Joanne Burns senior veep of marketing, research and strategic planning.
The new Republican chair of the House Telecommunications Subcommittee proved on Monday he's a friend to broadcasters, even if it means taking on George W. Bush.
Nine writers have been tapped from a field of more than 2,000 candidates for the 11th year of Disney/ABC's Entertainment Writers Fellowship Program.
Italian pubcaster RAI has become the latest web to cry foul over the high price Germany's Kirch Group is demanding for rights to the 2002 World Cup soccer tournament.
ABC Sports has gone inhouse for Don Ohlmeyer's replacement as producer of "Monday Night Football," tapping Fred Gaudelli, producer of "Sunday Night Football" on ABC's sister network ESPN. Ohlmeyer…
Pilot casting season is heating up, with several seasoned stars of the small screen landing key roles in fall 2001 projects -- including Cloris Leachman and Seth Green ("Buffy the Vampire Slayer").
French pubcaster France Television may have to scale down ambitious plans for a raft of new channels when the country switches to digital terrestrial TV next year.
TVDanmark has acquired the rights to reality show "Temptation Island" through parent company SBS Broadcasting.
Giovanni Modina, head of programming at Mediaset's three TV channels, soon will be appointed director of Canale 5, the flagship channel of Silvio Berlusconi's TV group, according to several sources…