The BBC announced the U.K.'s biggest-ever cattle call Thursday, a £5 million ($8 million) talent search intended to help replenish the pubcaster's dwindling stock of stars.
Responding to ongoing criticism over how the Emmys are selected, the TV academy will allow at-home voting this year. The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences board approved the rule change Wednesday…
The bidding war for the rights to Rock, Y2J and Chyna looks to heat up now that the World Wrestling Federation has served notice it intends to cancel its contract with the USA Network for its…
INDIA Indian animation company PentaMedia is forming alliances on a national and global scale for joint ventures. Hollywood-based Digital Domain is to collaborate with PentaMedia on film production…
Don't be surprised if you see Ted Koppel on Court TV. The court cabler has partnered with ABC News' "Nightline" to produce crime and justice programming.
TBS Superstation's newly formed original movies division has found a profitable ratings niche with B-movies such as "Fatal Error" and "Silent Predators." Its latest entry, a marginally suspenseful…
The relaunch of the Fox animated series "Family Guy" and the debut of UPN actioner "Secret Agent Man" failed to get out the Nielsen vote Tuesday despite local preemptions on other networks for…
Cable's newest contribution to daytime programming, "Lifetime Live," does not try to be all things to all people but at least tries to be all things to all women. With a broad format including news…
Former NBC West Coast topper Don Ohlmeyer is returning to his sports broadcasting roots, inking a two-year, seven-figure deal to serve as exec producer of ABC's "Monday Night Football."
Peach pies and picket fences -- CBS tackles the hard issues associated with country living but offers up a creaky and derivative package in "Going Home." Not all telepics should aim for the Internet…