John Severino, one of broadcasting's most colorful figures during the 1970s and '80s, is in serious talks with CBS to take the helm of the Eye's O&O group.
Former "Diagnosis Murder" showrunners Lee Goldberg and Bill Rabkin have been recruited as exec producers for the returning CBS actioner "Martial Law."
Emmy-winning "Providence" creator John Masius has inked an exclusive three-year, seven-figure development deal with NBC Studios.
DreamWorks has recruited comedy vet Carol Leifer as co-exec producer of its ABC sitcom "It's Like, You Know..."
The Eye took it on the chin for its flagship newscast during the second quarter, bleeding 12% of its aud year to year despite an abundance of hard news stories.
John Malone's Encore pay TV network, which is trying to transform itself from a minipay to a full-fledged premium channel, has commissioned an hourlong biodocu from Universal TV, "Dial 'H' for…
Eddie Murphy has rejoined the voice cast of Fox's claymation comedy "The PJs" after briefly bailing on the show in anger over Fox's decision to hold it back for midseason rather than giving it a slot…
Explosive comic Chris Rock has locked in a repeat gig as host of the MTV Video Music Awards.
It sounds like a revenge plot hatched by “The Simpsons'” Principal Skinner. But in a stranger-than-fiction twist, the advertiser boycott campaign against Fox’s “Family Guy” is being led by the…
Fox Sports execs are huddling with local cable operators this week in an effort to settle a contract dispute that has Fox threatening to black out Los Angeles Dodgers telecasts on its Fox Sports West…
Telemundo turnover on tap? There’s talk of a management shakeup brewing at Telemundo, the Sony-run Spanish-lingo web. Despite a major overhaul this past season, the long-ailing Telemundo has yet to…