On the day Major League Baseball was set to haul ESPN to federal court over a contract dispute, the two parties settled their grievance and signed a new six-year deal worth an estimated $800 million.
Toronto-based animation and children's TV programmer Nelvana announced Monday a three-part distribution/production deal worth more than C$47 million ($32 million) with RTV Entertainment of Germany.
In what could turn into HBO's first major series commitment since "The Sopranos," the feevee cabler and Warner Bros. Television are closing in on a $1.75 million deal to have thesp Janeane Garofalo…
With heartwarming Sunday numbers from the Oprah Winfrey-presented vidpic "Tuesdays With Morrie," ABC is poised to win the Nov. 29-Dec. 5 primetime Nielsens week in adults 18-49 -- ABC's first…
Lifetime is looking to create a "Cagney & Lacey" for the 21st century.
DirecTV announced Monday it has closed deals to carry the signals of ABC and NBC owned-and-operated stations, thus giving the satcasters signed retransmission agreements with three of the Big Four…
ABC commited to a half-hour comedy pilot from John Cleese, who's expected to team with producers Jeff Reno and Ron Osborn ("Cupid") for the project.
Former BBC and Discovery Communications exec Liz Barron has been tapped VP of programming for BBC America.
The Caucus for Producers, Writers & Directors has announced the nominees for its 17th annual Honors Awards.
David Letterman isn't exactly breathing down Jay Leno's neck, but he is finishing November closer to his latenight rival than he has during any major sweeps month (excluding the 1998 Winter Olympics)…