HBO has greenlit production on the pilot for a fantasy drama series, "Game of Thrones," based on a book series by George R.R. Martin.
Mary Mazur has been upped to exec veep and chief content officer at pubcaster KCET.
The Ski Channel is about to hit the slopes. The Pacific Palisades, Calif.-based startup has raised enough coin to fully finance the channel through its launch and break-even phase, according to Ski…
Tribune Co. has posted a big third-quarter loss, fueled by declining revenues in a weak advertising market and the cost of mass layoffs at the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and other newspapers.
Lifetime is ready to rock on with "Rita Rocks," while Soapnet is lathering up with three original series.
Fox has pushed back the premiere date of "Family Guy" spinoff "The Cleveland Show" to fall of next year.
Continuing its push into original nonscripted skeins, TV Land has ordered a hidden-camera series, "Make My Day," from producer Michael Davies and Sony Pictures Television.
John McCain and Sarah Palin have slated their first post-election television interviews.
NBC has faith in "Life."
The two-year presidential horse race was very, very good for the news business, particularly the all-news cablers. Viewership spiked, stars were made and news operations were given frequent…
ABC is back in the "Lost" biz as of Wednesday, Jan. 21.