Cable TV emerged as the bright spot in an otherwise bleak report on domestic ad spending, which fell 15.4% in the first half of this year, according to Nielsen Co.'s latest survey.
HBO has given the series greenlight to the Martin Scorsese-produced period drama "Boardwalk Empire."
Miami-based Cinelatino pay cabler has added pic titles from 20th Century Fox and Universal Pictures to its slate of Spanish-lingo films.
Time Warner Cable is getting in on the TV Everywhere business.
A&E Network is moving forward with a docu-series chronicling the Jackson brothers' now-altered plan to mount a series of Jackson 5 reunion shows.
"Big Brother" stewards Allison Grodner and Rich Meehan have partnered in a production shingle that has signed a two-year pact with Sony Pictures TV.
The post-merger shakeout at WME continued last week with the departure of WMA vet Paul Bricault from the corporate marketing and consulting division.
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Jay Leno is getting into fighting shape. He's been running four miles a day and has shed 12 pounds since he signed off of "The Tonight Show" in May.
"Prison Break" alums Matt Olmstead and Nick Santora are back in biz at Fox with "Break Out Kings," a drama project revolving around ex-fugitives who are recruited to work as U.S. marshals.
FX is getting serious about its comedy slate, giving series orders to two half-hour laffers.