CBS has sealed a deal with Panasonic to once again wade the high-definition TV waters this fall. Panasonic will underwrite the HDTV broadcast of 17 of CBS' 18 comedy and drama series this coming…
Emmy-winning producer Dick Wolf may have something of a lighter side after all. Wolf, vying with David E. Kelley for the moniker of hardest working man in television, maintains his "Law & Order"…
In its 10th season and facing ratings declines after cleaning up the fights, the "Jerry Springer Show" is reinventing itself. Starting with the new season next week, skein will feature fewer…
German media giant the Kirch Group will try its hand at reality TV through "Taxi Orange," which follows a group of people trying to hack it as cabbies. Kirch has acquired worldwide distribution…
David Steinberg has inked a two-year development and exec-producing deal with Peace Arch Entertainment Group, which gives the Canuck firm exclusive rights to develop and produce his TV projects and a…
With ad dollars shrinking, competition rising and license fees covering less of its annual budget, pubcaster Polish TV (TVP) has expanded revenue sources, becoming the biggest local movie producer.
The Alphabet web has snagged the rights to "Private Property," a reality format in which viewers are allowed to dictate changes to other peoples' lives. Meanwhile, Fox is moving forward with "I Want…
Universal Studios Networks has just completed its first global co-production called "Evil" that will air on its 13th Street channels worldwide.
The Usha Group is planning to launch an entertainment TV channel by next February.
After stringing together a pair of strong Olympics ratings perfs, NBC's coverage of the Summer Games from Sydney fell flat Tuesday night, logging the lowest rating for any night of the Summer…