"Tuesdays With Morrie" author Mitch Albom is moving into series television, inking a deal with CBS to create an hourlong drama about the worlds of TV and print journalism.
Court TV is bucking conventional industry wisdom by canceling a high-rated new show. Cabler announced Monday that it would no longer air "Confessions," the half-hour series that featured actual…
Three weeks after CNN News Group shuffled its executive ranks, the cable news network Monday unveiled more management changes to complete the restructuring.
Sky PerfecTV, Japan's only direct-to-home satellite platform, will go public on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Oct. 20. IPO will help Sky PerfecTV, with more than 2.3 million subscribers, gear up for…
It's official: TV Academy members will once again cast votes from their own couches rather than the confines of a Beverly Hills hotel next year.
The Catalonia Intl. Film Festival in Sitges will launch Mediamed, its first mini co-production market specializing in TV fiction, features and docus, Oct. 7-8.
Hearst-Argyle Television co-CEO Bob Marbut will resign at the end of the year, leaving prexy/co-chief exec David Barrett as the company's sole topper.
Regency TV has sealed a two-year overall deal with producer-writer Mike Langworthy to produce half-hour programs for the studio. Pact, pegged in the low seven figures, reunites Langworthy with former…
The Web is bad. TV is good. Seems pretty simple. But despite tons of evidence that network television execs may be idiots -- what else explains the decision to make "The Mike O'Malley Show"? -…
Andy Harries has been appointed controller of drama at Granada TV. He is already controller of comedy.
Canadian animation producer Nelvana said Friday that it is in discussions to merge with or be acquired by another company, but Nelvana did not reveal further details of the negotiations.