Comedy Central has bought the exclusive network window to John Waters' "Cecil B. Demented," which Artisan Entertainment will open theatrically Aug. 11.
CNN and Fox News reported a sharp increase in convention viewership on Tuesday night while MSNBC's numbers dropped. Sources at the other two nets speculated that MSNBC's convention related-talk and…
Lifetime has signed Lela Rochon and Tracey Needham to fill out the ensemble cast of "City Lights" (working title), its forthcoming weekly hourlong melodrama about five female police detectives who…
Russia's TV world Tuesday went into a new and unprecedented state of uncertainty -- for what's supposed to be the quiet month of August -- as rumors circulated that stake holdings in the country's…
"Saving Grace," the Brit dope comedy that won the world cinema audience prize at this year's Sundance Film Festival, has spawned a TV spinoff.
NBC's "Three Sisters" has found its mom: Dyan Cannon. Oscar-nominated thesp, seen most recently as a recurring guest star on "Ally McBeal," has joined the cast of the NBC midseason laffer.
Studios USA Domestic Television has inked a deal to broadcast several 3-D animated series created by Internet programmer Brilliant Digital Entertainment across its stable of local TV station and USA…
NBC has tapped Angela Bromstad to serve as vice president of drama development, while Larry Hancock has been named VP of comedy development for the Peacock.
Congressman Mark Foley (R-Fla.), head of the House Entertainment Industry Caucus, said Wednesday that a Republican or Democrat in the White House will likely take a similar tack approaching the…
With one night down and three to go, TV networks Tuesday were spinning out the first round of ratings for their coverage of the Republican convention that saw a dramatic falloff at CNN from the 1996…