Feature helmer Michael Lehmann ("40 Days and 40 Nights") has signed to direct scribe Rich Appel's new NBC laffer while CBS and Fox have added some new projects to their fall pilot roster.
The Directors Guild of America has tapped 10 nominees for its awards for daytime serials and children's programs, with ABC and Showtime each taking three.
CNN is close to axing "Greenfield at Large," the nightly political talkshow hosted by Jeff Greenfield. The net could make an announcement as soon as Friday.
The History Channel has nominated five 2001 theatrical movies for its fourth annual Harry Award: "A Beautiful Mind," "Black Hawk Down," "Captain Corelli's Mandolin," "Enemy at the Gates" and "Pearl…
John Leguizamo will bring his Broadway hit "Sexaholix: A Love Story" to HBO this spring.
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The final program of Gestmusic Endemol's reality talent show "Operacion Triunfo" made TV history Monday, notching a 68% market share -- the best perf of any program in Spain since the launch of its…
Afghanistan's interim government has approved private ownership of television channels and radio stations for the first time in the country's history.
Spain's Telefonica has appointed Miguel Angel Gutierrez president of its Argentinean operations, with the responsibility of running the nation's biggest telephone company.
Viacom officially announced plans Wednesday to acquire Young Broadcasting's KCAL Los Angeles for $650 million, giving the conglom a duopoly in the nation's second largest market.
The long-awaited merger of Italy's debt-ridden pay TV channels Telepiu, owned by Vivendi Universal, and News Corp.'s Stream was finally sealed Wednesday.