Michael B. Seligman will return as supervising producer of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 52nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards. The awards will be broadcast Sept. 10 on ABC from the Shrine…
PBS will continue to mine the reality TV genre that it introduced in 1973 with "An American Family" and that has recently been revived by CBS' "Big Brother" and "Survivor."
Court TV has bought the basic-cable rerun rights to the hard-edged crime series "Profiler" and has commissioned a reality series called "Forensic Files."
The foul-mouthed third graders of "South Park" are not harvesting the ratings they were reaping a year ago, and the highly touted British comedy series "League of Gentlemen" is off to a grim start.
Two of the biggest hits of the summer, "Mission: Impossible 2" and "Scary Movie," wrapped up network deals Thursday: TBS will share a cable/broadcast window of "M:I-2" with either CBS or ABC, while…
Fox's syndie division Twentieth Television has upped its top two programming execs.
Two-time Oscar winner Dianne Wiest is joining the cast of NBC's "Law & Order" as the Dick Wolf-produced legal drama prepares to enter its 11th season. Wiest, who snagged supporting actress Oscars for…
Lifetime, two months away from launching the 24-hour cable-network spinoff Lifetime Real Women, has named Bill Brand to the new post of senior VP, reality programming. He has resigned as VP of…
Scribe Rick Swartzlander has inked a two-year overall development deal with Artists Television Group. Pact, valued in seven figures, calls for Swartzlander to create, develop and produce series…
Alan Daniels has been upped from veepee to senior VP of marketing for Columbia TriStar Television Distribution.