BBC America has acquired the syndication rights to air animated film review show "Thugs on Film," from Internet animation house Mondo Media, beginning this summer on the cabler and its own Web site…
State media regulators in the German state of Hesse are investigating whether commercial broadcaster RTL 2 could be charged with illegal on-air dissemination of pornography.
Fox's "Beverly Hills, 90210" is wrapping its run with big ratings, and CBS' "Jesus" mini has opened to boffo numbers as well. And nobody could be happier than ... NBC.
Online animation house Wild Brain has inked a content deal to produce 15 original shows for CartoonNetwork.com, the Netcaster and gaming site for cabler Cartoon Network.
Adrien Brody ("Liberty Heights") is set to play Hilary Swank's estranged husband in the Alcon Entertainment period drama "The Affair of the Necklace." Brody, who recently wrapped helmer Ken Loach's…
CBS newsmag war horse "60 Minutes" has ticked its way to its 23rd consecutive season in Nielsen's top 10. Show will finish the season in eighth place in households among series that aired more than…
Mandalay Television exec Joe Voci is being upped to partner in the company, joining the ranks of existing partners Mandalay chairman Peter Guber, vice chairman Paul Schaeffer and president Scott…
"The X-Files" will be back for an eighth season on Fox next fall -- but whether star David Duchovny will return as well remains a mystery. Fox Broadcasting Co. and series creator/exec producer Chris…
Having established a full primetime slate of imported telenovelas, No. 2 U.S. Hispanic net Telemundo is making a major commitment to produce the popular soap operas with partners. Telemundo has inked…
NBC is relying on "Will and Grace" to carry its "Must See TV" lineup on Thursday nights next fall. The Peacock net officially unveiled Monday a 2000-01 lineup boasting four new comedies, three new…