BSkyB is committing £5.5 million ($8.8 million) to a 22-episode sitcom starring British comedian David Baddiel, part of a concerted effort to up the amount of original programming on the satcaster's…
"Happy Face Murders," touted as an incredible tale based loosely on a true story, is enamored with the absurdities of its own script, playing up the horrific elements and missing altogether the…
The nonfiction specials division of Buena Vista TV Prods. has been folded as a result of the merger of Disney's TV production arm and ABC Entertainment.
Jay Leno, “Everybody Loves Raymond’s” Brad Garrett and “Sports Night’s” Robert Guillaume have signed on as presenters at the upcoming Emmycast, which airs Sept. 12 on Fox…
The directing duo of Will Speck and Josh Gordon, Oscar-nommed this year for their live-action short "Culture," are developing a comedy vehicle for 20th Century Fox TV.
Seth Green, who played Scott Evil in the "Austin Powers" pics, will voice the lead character in Nickelodeon's new live-action primetime comedy, "100 Deeds for Eddie McDowd."
Break out the backpacks -- school is in session at the Museum of Television and Radio, with more than 20 seminars open for enrollment this fall at the museum's New York and Los Angeles locations.
Granite Broadcasting's San Jose station KNTV will cash out of its affiliation agreement with ABC five years early to become a news-focused independent with broader distribution on regional cable…
The Fox Network and its cable sibling FX have outbid Barry Diller's USA Networks for first-network window to Universal's hit theatrical "American Pie."
Satcaster Echostar and Philips Consumer Electronics have clinched a distribution deal with discount retailer Target that promises to give a major boost to the brand-name recognition of Echostar's…
HBO has discovered that rating and Cher go together. The pop diva's aggressively promoted comeback concert Sunday night belted out a rousing 3.9 rating/6 share in households nationally and a 13.0/18…