"American Beauty" continues to rack up award nominations, picking up a nom Tuesday for Naomi Shohan's work in production design from the Society of Motion Picture and Television Art Directors.
A plea for clemency is taken to the extreme in CBS' "In the Name of the People." With the tearjerk lever greased up, this Eye web telepic plays a weighty sympathy card while it also condemns a…
Oxygen, Geraldine Laybourne's femme-oriented cable network, launches today, but fewer than 10 million households can tune in to see the net's programming, which features shows from Oprah Winfrey and…
City channel TV Bucuresti in Bucharest, Romania, is set to launch in late summer with a slate of programming formats licensed from Canadian broadcaster Chum City. Deal marks Chum City's first such…
The WB picked up three more drama pilot presentations Tuesday, including two from its inhouse boutique division Michigan J. Frog Prods.
Warner Bros. Television has inked a new three-year overall deal with "Norm" scribe-showrunner Bruce Rasmussen. Pact keeps Rasmussen on board as exec producer of the ABC skein, now in its second…
Cartoon Network is in talks with Tom Snyder Prods. about picking up "Home Movies," the animated half-hour series that aired on UPN last spring.
"It's Like, You Know ... " creator/exec producer Peter Mehlman has inked a three-year overall deal with DreamWorks Television worth, like, you know, low eight figures.
Gameshow mania 2000 just keeps getting weirder. In a last-minute scheduling shift, top-rated ABC has decided to air a one-time-only Wednesday seg of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" this week at 8…
The new director general of the BBC has laid down his priorities: less bureaucracy, fewer consultants and more funds for programming. Greg Dyke made all this clear his first day on the job.
One of the most exciting finishes in Super Bowl history produced some pretty exciting Nielsens for ABC -- the highest ratings for a Super matchup not featuring the Dallas Cowboys or Green Bay Packers…