FX has greenlit a six-episode order of Howard Stern Prods.' "Son of the Beach," the cabler's first original scripted series.
If initial ratings are any indication, rookie dramas "Harsh Realm" and "Wasteland" will have no problem living down to their apocalyptic titles.
"Friends" co-exec producer Seth Kurland has inked a three-year, overall development deal with Touchstone Television.
CBS has inked a seven-figure deal with veteran "Law & Order" show runner Rene Balcer for an hourlong pilot to be produced by Studios USA. The pilot pact calls for Balcer to write and exec produce the…
FROM MIPCOM Yahoo! did not show up to buy a Hollywood major and Rupert Murdoch did not fulfill rumors by biting off another bit of Euro media real estate, but otherwise the Mipcom 99 TV tradeshow…
Former "Wings" star Tim Daly is flying to CBS. The Eye web has inked the thesp to a holding deal that also contains a primetime series component. The network will work with Daly to develop a skein or…
With Jerry Seinfeld aboard as host, "Saturday Night Live" launched its 25th season by equaling its year-ago adults 18-49 rating and doubling slot rival "Mad TV's" ratings on Fox.
The A&E network has announced a new docu series "Love Chronicles," to be hosted by John Corbett ("Northern Exposure").
"Masterpiece Theater's" first mini of the season proves a welcome reminder of just how good television can be. A perfect pairing of worthy material and dedicated talent, "Aristocrats" is yet another…
FROM MIPCOM Heralding its definitive return to major-league acquisition of A titles for the Spanish market, Sogepaq, the distribution and rights-brokering division of conglom Sogecable, has taken all…