Longtime ABC sports director Chet Forte will posthumously receive the Directors Guild of America's Lifetime Achievement in Sports Direction Award.
Frosh NBC hours "Third Watch," "The West Wing" and "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" will all be back next season, giving the Peacock its best renewal rate for first-year dramas since 1987.
HBO is developing "The Education of Ricky Rush," a comedy series pilot from Forest Whitaker's Spirit Dance Entertainment.
Responding to ongoing criticism over how the Emmys are selected, the TV academy will allow at-home voting this year. The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences board approved the rule change Wednesday…
Japanese electronics firm Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. said Wednesday it formed a partnership with U.S.-based TV software company OpenTV to produce interactive set-top boxes that use the MHP…
INDIA Indian animation company PentaMedia is forming alliances on a national and global scale for joint ventures. Hollywood-based Digital Domain is to collaborate with PentaMedia on film production…
Ving Rhames ("Pulp Fiction") will play a drag queen opposite Alfre Woodard ("Down in the Delta") as a drug-addicted mother in "Holiday Heart," a Showtime original movie slated to premiere in late…
Despite the huge amount of publicity devoted to David Letterman's part-time return to latenight, NBC's "Tonight Show With Jay Leno" placed first in February sweeps with an average of 6.1 million…
ABC has given a cast-contingent order to "Never in My Wildest...," a comedy pilot presentation from DreamWorks Television and former "Seinfeld" scribe Carol Leifer.
The bidding war for the rights to Rock, Y2J and Chyna looks to heat up now that the World Wrestling Federation has served notice it intends to cancel its contract with the USA Network for its…
The BBC announced the U.K.'s biggest-ever cattle call Thursday, a £5 million ($8 million) talent search intended to help replenish the pubcaster's dwindling stock of stars.