Scott Bairstow, Patricia Wettig and James Handy have joined the cast of "Breaking News," TNT's second original primetime series. Skein's 13-episode run is slated to begin in June.
The first two hours of the new six-hour adaptation of "Frank Herbert's Dune" scored intergalactic Nielsens on the Sci Fi Channel Sunday night, harvesting almost double the number of households…
Along with its Latin American partner Ashmore, Gaylord Cable Networks last week launched MusicCountry Latin America in Argentina.
"Entertainment Tonight's" weekly edition was the weekend warrior during the third full week of the November sweeps, earning its best ratings in more than four years. "ET Weekend," with an episode…
Asa Severud, head of business development with Volvo Parts, has been appointed CEO of Swedish commercial channel TV4-Gothenburg.
Alliance Atlantis has upped Jeff Lynas to VP, U.S. operations and sales, for the TV Group.
The History Channel in Oz is expanding to a full 24 hours from a six-hour block. The channel airs as part of Foxtel's Entertainment Plus Tier package, along with sister channels the A&E Network and…
Novelist Terry McMillan ("Waiting to Exhale," "How Stella Got Her Groove Back") has become the culture's primary purveyor of middle-class African-American romances. But her books, and the movies…
Boosted by interest in the contested presidential election, Saturday nights and Sunday mornings during sweeps belonged to NBC, with "Saturday Night Live" posting its highest November sweeps average…
Warner Bros. has made a deal to turn the British miniseries "Trust" into a feature that will be developed as a star vehicle for Catherine Zeta-Jones. Zeta-Jones is just coming off another Brit mini…
First Look Pictures, the homevideo/DVD division of Overseas Filmgroup, has acquired U.S. TV, homevid and DVD distrib rights of the Richard Sears-helmed comedy "Bongwater," based on the novel by…