A lawsuit alleging that the CBS reality series "Big Brother" illegally borrowed from the classic George Orwell novel "1984" has survived the first round of motions brought by defendants CBS, its…
"NBC Nightly News With Tom Brokaw" topped ABC's "World News Tonight" by 2.1 million total viewers last week -- the widest gap between the two shows in 13 years.
KCOP-TV weekend anchor Robert Kovacik is ankling his duties at the Los Angeles UPN affil, which is meanwhile hiring two news personalities.
United Talent Agency's television literary division has been beefing up its client roster, signing a flurry of writers and producers in recent months.
Richard Hatch won't be back, but CBS is betting that a new batch of castaways will boost ratings at "The Early Show." The cross-promotional push begins Thursday when the identities of the 16…
India's national broadcaster Doordarshan (DD) is in talks with Star TV, Zee Telefilms and Sony Entertainment Television as part of its plans to launch a direct-to-home service in the next six months.
"Politically Incorrect With Bill Maher" is looking for a few outspoken millionaires. Fans of the latenight chatshow will have a chance to bid for a spot on the program beginning Jan. 12 on…
Indian television software company Popular Entertainment Network (PEN) will produce the country's most expensive TV serial.
Now that who's who in the White House has been settled, Comedy Central has picked a director for "Family First," the political parody from "South Park" creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone. Jeff…
Paul Schulman has been trying to predict the next big thing on TV for the past 40 years. He's still batting below .300. Last spring, during network upfront presentations to advertisers, the veteran…
Cablevision, Argentina's largest multisystem operator with over 2 million subscribers, dealt a body blow to Fox Sports on Monday by dumping the channel. The two sides failed to reach an agreement on…