Topic: Charlie Sheen

TNT Orders a Second Helping of ‘Dallas’; Sheen Scores for FX

Turner net also renews cop drama ‘Rizzoli & Isles’

Just three episodes into its premiere run, TNT’s Dallas reboot has earned a second season order. The Turner network has ordered 15 episodes from Warner Horizon Television, with plans to bow…

Bad Rehab

Rebranding Charlie Sheen and the naughty boys

John Landgraf, president and general manager at FX Networks, sat with his team in the glass-walled conference room of the network’s Los Angeles offices last October to hear a pitch…

Ad of the Day: Bavaria

Charlie Sheen's unlikely advertising rebirth continues, as the Dutch brewer tests his sketchy sobriety

The jester who would be king—or at least, a better-paid jester. Charlie Sheen steadily clawing his way back from ignominy is one of the quietly notable celebrity stories of 2012. The…

Of Price and Men: Kutcher, Lorre Ponder 10th Season

'Two and a Half Men' renewal likely, costly

Ashton Kutcher played it coy when asked if Two and a Half Men would be renewed for a 10th season, but the Nielsen ratings say Walden Schmidt is a lock…

Charlie Sheen Storms Back With Great Ads for DirecTV, Fiat

Whatever doesn't kill you makes you funnier

There was always a pretty good chance that Charlie Sheen, if he made it through last year's haze alive, would eventually make a return to reputable advertising—meaning not just borderline-incoherent…

FX Rushes Sheen Sitcom to Market

Network out with 1,700 pre-sales packages even before 'Anger Management' pilot is shot, vetted by top executive

The network president hasn’t seen so much as a script outline, and the star spent most of last year careening through a very public self-immolation. Yet for all the uncertainty…

Funny Young Things Prove Fall Darlings

CBS' '2 Broke Girls,' Fox's 'New Girl,' and NBC's 'Up All Night' draw impressive 18-49 ratings

If comedy hasn’t exactly returned to the halcyon days of the mid-1990s, when NBC’s Thursday night lineup pulled so much weight that mediocrities such as Veronica’s Closet and Caroline in…

Charlie Sheen Settles Suit vs. Warner Bros.

Reportedly received $20 million-$25 million

At long last, Charlie Sheen has settled his lawsuit against Warner Bros. and Two and a Half Men show-runner Chuck Lorre following Sheen’s firing from the program last spring. Sheen filed…

Viewers Flock to Sheen-Free 'Two and a Half Men'

CBS wins first night of season with Kutcher, '2 Broke Girls'

The numbers are in and they speak for themselves: Charlie don't channel surf. Or rather, his fans don't. Charlie Sheen on Monday night was given a less-than-reverent sendoff from Two and…

Report: Charlie Sheen Set to Receive $25M Settlement

Warner Bros. still denying payout

Charlie Sheen and Warner Bros., home of the actor's former TV show, Two and a Half Men, are finalizing a multimillion-dollar settlement to end the battle that resulted from Sheen’s…