The U.K.'s most venerable quiz show, "Mastermind," is to get a second lease on life after being axed by the BBC four years ago.
CNN has nabbed CNBC's "Squawk Box" correspondent Kathleen Hays to anchor a new program on CNN Money when the net debuts this fall.
Carsey-Werner-Mandabach is taking another stab at getting into the drama business, signing novelist Carl Hiaasen ("Striptease," "Sick Puppy") to develop an hourlong series.
Actor/director Vondie Curtis Hall, who most recently helmed Mariah Carey in her debut feature "Glitter," will join the cast of NBC drama "ER" in a multi-episode arc next season.
MGM's hit movie "Legally Blonde" will end up harvesting about $15 million in total license fees from the Fox Network, Turner's TBS/TNT and Comedy Central as part of a complicated deal for the first…
Scribes Robert and Michelle King have partnered with director Ron Underwood to develop an hourlong drama at DreamWorks and Touchstone Television.
The shutdown continues at Artists Television Group, which pink-slipped another seven staffers Thursday. Insiders said that, for all intents and purposes, ATG has closed its doors and will now focus…
After months of negotiations, Sony has formalized an agreement with four studio partners on its Internet-based movie-on-demand service.
NBC is looking to strike a little "Fear" into the premiere of CBS' highly-touted action reality series "The Amazing Race."
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