Pearson Television is undergoing yet another round of staff cuts, as its Euro-based parent the RTL Group tries to focus the U.S. production entity on a narrower range of programming.
NBC will premiere the Steve Martin sketch-reality hybrid skein "The Downer Channel" July 24. Half-hour series is set to bow in the 8:30 p.m. Tuesday slot following the Peacock's upcoming hidden…
The Sci Fi Channel has linked up with Jaffe/Braunstein Prods. to do a four-hour miniseries based on Ursula Le Guin's novel "The Left Hand of Darkness."
TV station TF1 announced Tuesday that Anne Sinclair, one of its highest profile execs, has left her post as VP of e-TF1, the Internet arm of the Gallic outfit.
Bob Barker celebrated his 30th anniversary as host of "The Price Is Right" by reupping with the show for five years.
Twentieth Century Fox Television has snagged veteran indie casting director Sharon Klein to serve as senior VP of talent and casting for the studio.
"The Sopranos" has won a regular slot on Canuck primetime terrestrial television, despite its depiction of mob violence.
With Home Box Office hotter than ever, AOL Time Warner CEO Gerald Levin said Wednesday that the conglom is planning to launch an HBO video-on-demand subscription service.
ITV is cutting its scheduling of reality show "Survivor" from two episodes per week to one. The move follows Tuesday night's ratings slump to below 4 million viewers, hitting a new low as aud share…
Seasoned Canuck exec Kevin Shea, who ankled his job as prexy and chief operating officer of Global Television Network in February, has turned up as group exec VP of convergence at rival entertainment…
Just when it appeared high-def TVs were becoming the 21st Century version of Ford's Edsel, here comes a product pitchman packing a credible promo punch: Martin Scorsese.