Fox is closing in on a deal to air "Master Game," a hybrid reality game show from Nash Entertainment that combines elements of the upcoming CBS skein "Big Brother" with the long-running quizzer…
Stepping into the production game, actor Michael Rapaport ("Small Time Crooks") has formed Release Entertainment, together with former development exec Michael Lindenbaum, to create a slate of films…
It's out with the old and in with the new at Children's Television Workshop, which has changed its name to Sesame Workshop after 31 years.
Sheila Sitomer, exec producer of "Extra," will ankle the daily syndie news mag at the end of the season to pursue other opportunities.
NBC's frosh drama "The West Wing" has picked up a nice boost going into Emmy balloting season, snagging six nominations for the 16th annual Television Critics Assn. Awards.
The network is expected to announce today plans to create a network of local-centric Internet portals in concert with Fox-owned stations and affiliates. Bob Quicksilver, president of network…
Helkon Media-based sales outfit Peppermint has acquired for worldwide distribution more than 250,000 titles stemming from Russia's national TV archives, previously unseen outside of the country.
Denis Leroy has been tapped production executive for Europe at Warner Bros. Intl. TV, and will be responsible for the overall management of all production-related issues in Europe for both…
Hipster high schoolers are everywhere in "M.Y.O.B.," the Peacock web's sitcom from "The Opposite of Sex" director Don Roos. Loaded with potential, but bogged down with some far-fetched plot twists…
Don Mischer has signed on as exec producer of the 52nd annual Primetime Emmy Awards. Mischer, who's orchestrated the last five Emmycasts, will once again be running the show when ABC airs the…