FROM MIP TVSBS, the hottest station group in Europe, used the Mip TV trade shop in Cannes on Wednesday to outline its powered-up corporate vision and programming strategy.
Talk TV veteran Stuart Krasnow has been tapped showrunner for Martin Short's upcoming syndie talk-variety show from King World Prods.
"Baywatch," the most widely seen American show in history, has just been picked up by what is arguably the last territory in the world still without the bosom and biceps series -- Papua New Guinea.
In response to Mediaset joining forces with Germany's Kirch Gruppe to create a production and acquisition pole in Europe, its Italian arch-rival RAI is considering a strategic alliance with some…
An NBC exec attending the Mip television market had a lucky escape early Tuesday when an attempt to kidnap him and extort money was foiled by a chance police road check.
Ellipsanime, the animation subsidiary of Canal Plus-owned production company Ellipse, is to significantly increase its European production, setting up a series of toon studios across Europe.
Kathy Ann Stumpe, co-executive producer of "Everybody Loves Raymond," has inked a six-figure development deal with Castle Rock Entertainment.
French Stewart, who plays the dimwitted alien Harry on NBC's "3rd Rock From the Sun," is developing a toon series with Walt Disney TV Animation.
Fox Broadcasting Co. picked up 22 episodes of Matt Groening's new animated series "Futurama" for next season after the network's all-animation Tuesday lineup picked up some Nielsen steam in its…
The "pocket monsters" of the breakout kids hit "Pokemon" are powering ad deals for the WB at this year's kids TV upfront advertising market.
ABC has sliced its Saturday reality series "The Big Moment" from an hour to a half hour and pushed it back to 8:30 p.m., preceded by a 30-minute "America's Funniest Home Videos."