| Jun 4, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Film and TV producer Elizabeth Guber Stephen has forged a first-look deal with Fox Television Studios to develop and produce cable-based projects via her Gables Media, Inc. shingle, Variety has learned.
Initial projects include the USA drama series...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Fox's former director of drama programming Caitlin Foito has joined ABC Studios as vice president of drama development.
She will report to senior VP of drama development Nne Ebong.
Foito spent three seasons at Fox, working to develop shows including...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Continuing its push into the scripted comedy space, USA Network has given a 13-episode second season order to exec producers Denis Leary and Bob Fisher's "Sirens."
The half-hour laugher is based on a U.K. series (which, in turn, takes its material from a...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 6:51 PM
There's no cause for alarm for the Denis Leary-produced comedy "Sirens." USA Network has renewed the half-hour for a second season.
The series, which sets its focus on a group of Chicago EMTs, received a 13-episode order for its second outing, the...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Lifetime has given a straight-to-series order to "Damien," a thriller from Glen Mazzara based on the 1976 horror pic "The Omen."
The cabler has ordered six episodes from Fox Television Studios targeted to air early next year. Mazzara, the drama vet and...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 2:35 PM
The beleagued Fox Broadcasting network has a new leader: David Madden has been named president of entertainment, in charge of prime-time programming.
Madden has spent more than a dozen years in the trenches at Fox.
The veteran executive has been in...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 7:31 PM
The third time was not the charm for "The Killing."
The moody AMC detective drama, which returned for a third season after being canceled by the network, has been canceled again, ending the hopes for a fourth season.
"We have made the difficult...
| May 22, 2013
| 11:51 AM
2013: When Billy met FX?
The cable network announced Wednesday it has ordered the comedy pilot "The Comedians," starring longtime actor / comedian Billy Crystal.
The half-hour single camera comedy, which will be produced by Fox Television Studios,...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 1:57 PM
Denis Leary, who starred in FX's critically acclaimed "Rescue Me," is returning to the network with a new comedy pilot, "Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll."
Leary also wrote the pilot, which is produced by FX Productions and Fox Television Studios. It will mark his...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 3:09 PM
"The Killing" won't die. Netflix, known to help the underdog, has ordered a fourth and final limited season of the beleaguered drama.
The six-episode series finale, produced by Fox Television Studios, will be made available only to Netflix streaming...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 5:26 PM
They just can't kill off "The Killing." The twice-dead series is getting and fourth season thanks to Netflix.
Netflix announced Friday it has made a deal with Fox Television Studios to resurrect the crime drama again.
AMC cancelled the series after...