Pan-European broadcaster SBS Broadcasting plans to back German entrepreneur Herbert Kloiber in launching a German channel.
Bob Cook, an exec rumored to be up for the top job at Fox syndie arm Twentieth Television, ankled as exec VP of King World and CBS Enterprises on Friday. A CBS Enterprises spokeswoman confirmed the…
Following Sony deals for "Jeopardy" and "Wheel of Fortune," Mixed Signal Technologies has pacted with Pearson Television to produce interactive versions of "Family Feud" and "To Tell the Truth" for…
The U.S. adaptation of hit British drama "This Life" may soon get a new lease on, well, life. NBC is close to ordering eight episodes of the Studios USA/NBC Studios series, which failed to make the…
"Party of Five" creators Chris Keyser and Amy Lippman are jumping back into the series television game, pacting with CBS to create a one-hour medical drama for the web. Eye has provided a put pilot…
He may play the president on "The West Wing," but Martin Sheen won't be playing for charity on next month's celebrity edition of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire."
The second week of NBC's Olympics broadcast proved a tough obstacle for much of the syndie world. Syndicated programs that air primarily in access time periods were hit hard by preemptions…
Kids' WB! has ordered an additional 13 original episodes of "Jackie Chan Adventures" from Sony Pictures Family Entertainment Group, ensuring that the animated series will return for a second season…
With "Will & Grace" in the anchor spot, NBC's Thursday lineup has launched a new season in its typical dominant fashion, topping the combined demo score of the five other nets.
A strong Sunday, capped by hefty week-to-week ratings gains for "The Practice," has helped ABC clinch the second week of the season in total viewers, although NBC will prevail among adults 18-49…