CTV Newsnet anchor Avery Haines went out with a bang after making on-air comments Saturday that could be considered offensive to just about everyone.
Sergio Silva, the creator of Mafia TV serial success "La Piovra" (The Octopus) and one of Italy's best-known TV producers, has inked a three-year agreement with Italy's leading TV group Mediaset for…
In the latest sign that the WB is dead serious about increasing its primetime yuk quotient, the Frog net has given a 13-episode on-air commitment to a half-hour laffer from veteran "Friends" scribe…
The announcement of a TV miniseries about the life of the pope has caused a stir in Italy.
MTV has promoted Brian Graden to president of programming, citing his role in orchestrating the network's eye-opening ratings growth over the last two years.
Barely a year after announcing he has Parkinson's disease, thesp Michael J. Fox has decided to ankle ABC's "Spin City" at the end of the season -- a move which likely means the end of the laffer in…
Universal will be ringing in NATPE next week with a new relationship show that takes dating to the next level.
While gavelers and gameshows populate the NATPE floor, Buena Vista is going mental, reaching a distribution deal with Chris-Craft/United TV for upcoming syndie series "Housecalls."
Mercury Entertainment has struck a deal with Paramount to distribute upcoming actioner "Queen of Swords." As NATPE draws closer, Mercury has cleared the series in more than 55% of the country in a…
"Frontline's" harrowing look at what led a 15-year-old Oregon boy to murder his parents and then open fire on his fellow students in 1998 should be required viewing for anyone concerned about raising…