Indonesia's top-rating network Indosiar is in new hands. The Indonesian Bank Restructuring Agency sold 49% of its 57.26% stake in the broadcaster to PT TDM Aset Manajemen for $72 million Wednesday.
Former "Simpsons" and "King of the Hill" scribe/producer Rich Appel is creating a half-hour single-camera laffer for NBC set in the world of young U.S. prosecutors.
Break out the 76 trombones: Tony-winning thesp Kristin Chenoweth has been cast to star opposite Matthew Broderick in Storyline Entertainment's upcoming remake of "The Music Man" for ABC.
Eye, Eye, Eye: As NBC and Fox fought to the finish for demographic bragging rights, CBS Wednesday claimed a total-viewers victory in the November sweeps, marking the net's third consecutive ratings…
Fox is giving "24" more time and serving up another heaping portion of "Bernie Mac."
Key Capitol Hill pols trying to light a fire under the troubled digital TV transition instructed a special task force of industry leaders Wednesday to work out their problems by springtime or weather…
There's no final answer from ABC on the future of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" in primetime. Alphabet co-topper Lloyd Braun said Wednesday the net won't know until May whether the Regis…
"Law & Order" exec producer/showrunner Barry Schindel has inked a multiyear drama development deal with Studios USA.
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The Producers Guild of America will induct films "The Manchurian Candidate" and "Network" as well as TV series "Maude" and "Happy Days" into its hall of fame.
Trina McQueen, doyenne of the TV biz in Canada, has announced that she's ankling her post as prexy and chief operating officer of CTV for a quieter life.