‘How I Met Your Mother’ Alum Josh Radnor to Star in NBC’s ‘Drama High’ Pilot
Josh Radnor will topline NBC’s buzzy “Drama High” pilot, Variety has learned. The “How I Met Your Mother” alum will play the head of the drama department, based on rea…
The Top Story: Sochi Ready For Drama On And Off The Piste
MHz Networks brings you The Top Story- the only digital short delivering each day's biggest global story back to back in English, as told by our premier international news broadcast partners. Today's Topic 02/06/14: All eyes are on Sochi as the event is tainted by allegations of planning corruption and mistreatment of local residents, by Moscow’s policies on gay people and by security concerns. Both Putin…
Poll: What Will Win Best Drama Series at the Emmys?
Television’s biggest night of the year is almost upon us. The 70th annual Primetime Emmys will take place on Sept. 17, and predictions are already abound for which show will take home one of …
HBO and Sky in $250 million drama agreement
HBO and Sky have announced a $250 million multi-year co-production agreement.
ABC Drama Pilots ‘Warriors’ & ‘How To Get Away With Murder’ Find Directors
Martin Campbell (Casino Royale) is set to direct ABC’s drama pilot Warriors, from Chris Keyser, Mandeville and ABC Studios. It follows the best and brightest of active duty military doctors a…
‘Escape at Dannemora’: Why Ben Stiller Decided to Make the Prison Drama Series
Ben Stiller and Patricia Arquette spent enough time at prisons while filming Showtime’s upcoming limited series “Escape at Dannemora” to know at least two things. The first seems …
ITV Studios Cuts Raft of Drama Deals as MipTV Gets Underway
ITV Studios has powered into MipTV with a slew of deals under its belt for both its homegrown British and international dramas. It has sealed free-TV deals for ITV series “The Bay” and …
Pump Rules Exclusive: Season 8 Is Full of New Faces & Drama
Exclusive! This Vanderpump Rules sneak peek is full of new faces and a lot of drama
Hilary Swank, Michael Shannon Drama ‘What They Had’ Bought by Bleecker Street
Bleecker Street has bought North American distribution rights to Elizabeth Chomko’s drama, “What They Had,” starring Hilary Swank, Michael Shannon, Blythe Danner, Robert Forster, and Ta…
Hilary Swank, Michael Shannon to Star as Siblings in Drama ‘What We Had’
Hilary Swank and Michael Shannon will co-star as siblings in the indie drama “What We Had.” Robert Forster, Blythe Danner, and Taissa Farmiga are also on board to star, with Elizabeth C…
Amazon Orders Two Seasons of Critical Role’s Animated ‘Legend of Vox Machina’ Series
Critical Role’s upcoming animated series “The Legend of Vox Machina” — based on storylines in the group’s long-running role-playing show — has found a streaming …
The Top Story: Ukraine orders its forces to leave Crimea in face of Russian threats
MHz Networks brings you The Top Story- the only digital short delivering each day's biggest global story back to back in English, as told by our premier international news broadcast partners. Today's Topic 03/24/14: Ukraine announced the evacuation of its troops and their families from Crimea on Monday, effectively acknowledging defeat in the face of Russian forces, who stormed one of the last remaining Ukrainian bases…
The CW Orders Four Dramas, Including the Post-apocalyptic The 100
Three genre shows are joined by a surprise period piece. Welcome back to TV, Aimee Teegarden!
‘Vikings’ Alum Travis Fimmel Among 10 Cast in TNT Drama ‘Raised by Wolves’
TNT has set 10 cast members for the Ridley Scott-produced drama “Raised by Wolves.” The show, which was ordered straight-to-series in October, centers on two androids tasked with raisin…
Sales round-up: PBS Int’l scores with moon landing; ZDFE sells drama into China
PBS scores international sales for moon landing doc The commercial arm of the US public broadcaster has secured a raft of sales for Chasing The Moon, with 12 broadcasters including the BBC and France and Germany's ARTE signing on for the 6 x 60-minute doc series.
How ‘Succession’ Turned Rich-People Problems Into TV’s Most Satisfying Drama (Column)
It was only as the credits rolled on the Season 2 finale of “Succession” that I realized I was standing. At some point during the exhilarating final scene, I’d apparently leapt to my feet, radiatin…
‘In Treatment’ the Top TV Drama Remake of the Past Decade, ‘Skam’ and ‘Doctor Foster’ Hot Prospects
The business of remaking drama series internationally continues to grow. While mega-budget new shows dominate the headlines, the likes of “In Treatment” are among the most-traveled scripted formats…
5 Lessons for Networks in NBC Drama Hit This Is Us
NBC has a hit on its hands with the new drama "This Is Us"
How NBC and Endemol Shine Built ‘The Wall’ Into a Business
In its first season on NBC, “The Wall” proved solid. The Chris Hardwick-hosted game show averaged a 1.7 rating in the 18-49 demo and 6.7 million total viewers, according to Nielsen live…
How Michaela McManus Went From Drama School Dropout to NBC Star
“The Village” star wants you to know that it’s all going to be OK.