In yet another example of a studio self-financing pilots before shopping them to networks, Studios USA Television has inked a development deal with comedian Sam Seder to create a gritty half-hour…
Telenovela distributor Venevision Intl. has picked up export rights to the entire library of troubled Brazilian network TV Manchete.
The Sundance Channel and the Directors Guild of America will team on a four-part series of TV specials about the filmmaking process.
Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks are returning to the World War II battlefield to produce a 13-hour miniseries for HBO based on the best-selling combat tome "Band of Brothers."
Frosh syndie strip "Forgive or Forget" is poised to graduate to a sophomore season next year as distrib Twentieth TV has inked renewals with stations in Gotham, L.A. and six other major markets.
NBC has set July 5 as the launch date for its newest daytime sudser, tentatively titled "Passions."
Italy's dominant pay-TV company Telepiu has acquired a package of movies from top film producer and distributor Vittorio Cecchi Gori for an undisclosed sum.
After 17 years at NBC, the "Bloopers" franchise, from Dick Clark Prods., is moving to the Alphabet web. ABC confirmed Monday that it has ordered three "Bloopers" specials over two years, with options…
Dale Dye, the retired Marine captain who has served as technical advisor for "Saving Private Ryan," "Platoon" and 30 other war movies, has signed as host and narrator of a 26-part series on…
All right, so enough about the dead guy already. This show isn't called "Code Blue," after all, but "NYPD Blue." Bobby Simone (Jimmy Smits) is gone forever, and a week later it's already time to move…
Four Swedish commercial channels have informed the Swedish government they won't be taking part in the planned launch of the digital terrestrial platform set to start up on Jan. 1.