NBC's "Three Sisters" has found its mom: Dyan Cannon. Oscar-nominated thesp, seen most recently as a recurring guest star on "Ally McBeal," has joined the cast of the NBC midseason laffer.
Axial Entertainment, a Gotham- and San Francisco-based production and management outfit, will offer a staff of 20-25 writers salary, benefits and equity in the company in exchange for creating…
NBC is really diggin' Alecia Elliott. Peacock and Peter Engel Prods. have pacted on a deal to build a Saturday morning skein around the 17-year-old MCA Nashville recording artist.
CNN and Fox News reported a sharp increase in convention viewership on Tuesday night while MSNBC's numbers dropped. Sources at the other two nets speculated that MSNBC's convention related-talk and…
Russia's TV world Tuesday went into a new and unprecedented state of uncertainty -- for what's supposed to be the quiet month of August -- as rumors circulated that stake holdings in the country's…
Former "Yo MTV Raps" host and radio personality Ed Lover is joining the cast of weekly syndie hour "Battle Dome" as color commentator.
"Saving Grace," the Brit dope comedy that won the world cinema audience prize at this year's Sundance Film Festival, has spawned a TV spinoff.
Lifetime has signed Lela Rochon and Tracey Needham to fill out the ensemble cast of "City Lights" (working title), its forthcoming weekly hourlong melodrama about five female police detectives who…
Comedy Central has bought the exclusive network window to John Waters' "Cecil B. Demented," which Artisan Entertainment will open theatrically Aug. 11.
"Judge Judy" will appear before Angelenos at a new time and place starting Aug. 28. The highly rated Paramount gaveler jumps this month from indie KCAL to CBS O&O KCBS, where it will air in a block…
Fox is beefing up its midseason comedy roster, ordering six episodes of a new half-hour DreamWorks TV laffer from "Freaks and Geeks" producers Judd Apatow and Paul Feig. Feig, who created "Freaks,"…