VH1 has upped Bill Flanagan to senior VP, editorial director. Flanagan will now report to Jeff Gaspin, executive VP, programming and production.
CBS has suffered a painful experience with the first Wednesday airing of John Larroquette's new sitcom "Payne," though results were OK relative to the slot's lead-in.
Bloomberg Radio and WNBC have inked a deal that gives the Gotham biznews station regular access to the Peacock flagship's weather talent.
Looking to pounce on the primetime animation boom, Stone Stanley Prods. has inked a deal with animator Walter Santucci to develop a TV series based on his "Evil Cat" character.
Before agreeing to produce any new series for UPN, Columbia TriStar TV asked the netlet for -- but did not receive -- a clause in its contracts guaranteeing that UPN would not only cover all license…
Chris Carter has set the cast for his new Fox drama "Harsh Realm," while Charisma Carpenter ("Buffy the Vampire Slayer") is joining the cast of the WB's new "Buffy" spinoff "Angel," and Jay Mohr…
Richard Schilling has been tapped as producer for "Passions," the new NBC sudser launching July 5.
Novelist Anne Tyler is adept at capturing the nuances of the human psyche, from its neurotic frailties to its surprising depths of valor. Director James Lapine and writer Steven Rogers mirror that…
Pamela Anderson Lee kicked some sand in the face of her old beach "Baywatch" buddies during the February sweep. Lee's frosh actioner "V.I.P." narrowly beat the enduring "Baywatch," according to the…
Encore Media Group has acquired 28 films from Sony Pictures Classics, including five titles in the firstrun pay TV window: "Central Station," "Tango," "Dancing at Lughnasa," "Men With Guns" and "The…