The head of CBC TV in Alberta has resigned, in part over radical cutbacks that are being considered by the public broadcaster.
After watching the bugs and critters that roam the heat-soaked environs of the 2-hour docu "Sahara," viewers may think twice about complaining next time the Santa Anas blow into town. Beautifully…
Spanish TV net Tele 5 has inked a five-year licensing deal with U.S. producer Joe Singer ("Mercury Rising," "Dante's Peak").
Showtime has greenlit production on the telepic "Varian's War: A Forgotten Hero," exec produced by Barbra Streisand. Script concerns Varian Fry, who rescued artists from Nazi persecution during WWII.
Hal Sparks, the host of E! Entertainment's "Talk Soup," has flown the coop after one year. Sparks will concentrate on TV and film opportunities, while the E! show employs guest hosts before naming a…
Channel 4 chief exec Michael Jackson has outlined plans for a third company-owned network, the digital and interactive web E4.
Court TV will team up with ESPN to cover the murder trial of Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis.
Ed Masry is joining the lineup of Twentieth Television's upcoming court strip "Power of Attorney."
Michael Moriarty ("Law and Order") will play the father of James Dean (as portrayed by "Freaks & Geeks" regular James Franco) in the upcoming TNT telefilm "James Dean: An Invented Life" for helmer…
DirecTV could end up funneling more than $2 billion to Viacom's MTV Networks in the next decade as part of a blanket deal that includes carriage by DirecTV of all CBS-owned TV stations.