Emmy Award-winning actress Laurie Metcalf ("Roseanne') has been cast opposite Norm Macdonald ("Saturday Night Live") in the new Bruce Helford ("The Drew Carey Show") comedy pilot for ABC, which…
NBC has ponied up a pilot commitment to an untitled Steve Martin-created comedy from Imagine TV and Touchstone, and sources say the network made no demands for ownership or perpetual license fees.
ESPN chalked up a 10.86 rating in cable homes for the Dec. 13 primetime game between the New York Jets and the Miami Dolphins, harvesting its best Sunday-night National Football League ratings in…
Home Box Office has its sights trained on its first original musical, "Trigger Happy," a comedic look at gun control.
UPN is looking to catch viewers "RedHanded." The weblet, in need of midseason replacement series to prop up its faltering primetime sked, has ordered six episodes of the hidden camera vehicle…
In a move apparently without precedent in the U.S., Hispanic broadcaster Telemundo will subtitle three of its shows in English.
Scandinavian Broadcasting System (SBS), spurred by the expected March 1 launch of its new Dutch channel, continued a frenetic spending spree, picking up close to a dozen new pics.
Fuji Television Network officially launched its new satellite broadcasting company on Monday.
Munich-based Tele Munchen has inked deals with Hollywood majors Warner Bros., Disney, Universal and Paramount.
Alternative medicine guru Andrew Weil, M.D., will host a weekly half-hour primetime series called "Integrative Medicine: Body, Mind & Spirit" on cable's America's Health Network, beginning in…
Jane Seymour, Bruce Davison and A Martinez are starring in "Ties That Bind," a CBS telefilm that has begun production in L.A.