Fashion Police ends with Joan Rivers special

Fashion Police to end with farewell special featuring Joan Rivers.

Fashion Police is handing out its last violation. The E! comedy franchise will end after seven years airs with an hour-long special finale on Monday, November 27 at 8p. Hosted by Melissa Rivers, “Fashion Police: The Farewell” will include a never-before-seen episode of the show  featuring Joan Rivers.

Irwin Family collaborating on return to Animal Planet

Irwin Family collaborating on return to Animal Planet.

The Irwin family – Terri, Bindi and Robert – are collaborating with Animal Planet to develop and produce projects. “Steve Irwin was a champion for all wildlife, and he and Terri’s excitement and enthusiasm brought viewers from around the world in touch with nature,” said Patrice Andrews, General Manager, Animal Planet. “Their passion for animals, […]

UnREAL sets February return date

UnREAL sets February return date

Season 3 of Lifetime’s UnREAL bows Monday, February 26 at 10p, after more than a year off. On the dating reality show satire, Caitlin FitzGerald (Rectify) will have her pick of male suitors as Serena, and producers Rachel and Quinn have a problem: she’s smart.

Freeform says “I do”

Freeform says "I do"

Freeform ordered 7 episodes of Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings, from executive producers Ann Lewis Roberts, Simon Lythgoe and Jenny Daly, in partnership with Walt Disney Parks & Resorts. The unscripted behind-the-scenes show, which is exactly what it sounds like and follows May’s breakout special by the same name (close to 3 million views across linear […]

TNT sets debut date for The Alienist

TNT sets debut date for The Alienist

The Alienist, a co-production between Paramount Television and Turner’s Studio T, launches Monday, January 22 at 9p across TNT’s platforms. Period drama/psychological thriller stars Daniel Brühl (Rush), Luke Evans (The Girl on The Train), Dakota Fanning (American Pastoral) and Brian Geraghty (The Hurt Locker).

Jed Kapsos named Pop CFO

Jed Kapsos named Pop CFO

Jed Kapsos, most recently Senior Vice President of Finance for CBS Television Network, has been appointed Chief Financial Officer at Pop, the CBS/Lionsgate-owned network.

Weinstein toxic for TV

TV nets distance themselves from toxic Weinstein

In the wake of the flood of allegations of sexual harassment and assault against Harvey Weinstein, Showtime “does not intend to move forward with the current configuration” of its project from The Weinsten Company, Guantanamo. Showtime said while it is “eagerly awaiting” scripts, the project has not been greenlit and they are exploring their options. […]

Larry David set as SNL host

Larry David set as SNL host

Larry David will host Saturday Night Live on November 4, with Miley Cyrus as musical guest. Next week, animated special The David S. Pumpkins Halloween Special, based on last year’s “Haunted Elevator” SNL sketch, will take the NBC late nighter’s slot.