James Hibberd


J.J. Abrams to Direct NBC’s Undercovers Pilot?

J.J. Abrams wants to take a hands-on approach to Undercovers, his Warner Bros. pilot at NBC. In addition to executive producing the project, Abrams is in talks to direct the […]

Mark Burnett to Be Honored With Lear Award

Mark Burnett will be the first reality show producer to win the Producers Guild of America’s Norman Lear Award. The executive producer of CBS’ Survivor, NBC’s The Apprentice and ABC’s […]

Microsoft Pulls Out of ‘Family Guy’ Variety Special

Fox has lost Microsoft as the exclusive sponsor of its upcoming Family Guy variety special after the software company’s executives watched the show’s taping. Earlier this month, the companies said they […]

Endemol USA Launches Web Series

NEW YORK Endemol USA is launching a new Web series showing consumers creative ways to save money. The series is a partnership between the production company and CouponMom.com. The 20-episode […]

Endemol USA to Launch Web Series

Endemol USA is launching a new Web series showing consumers creative ways to save money. The series is a partnership between the production company and CouponMom.com. The 20-episode online series […]

ABC Looks to Sell V Via Sky

ABC might not be able to simulate spaceships hovering above cities as in the show’s premiere episode, but the network came up with the next best thing to promote the […]

Beer Blast: Bud Takes Over ‘SNL’

NEW YORK A single advertiser will sponsor the next episode of NBC’s Saturday Night Live for the first time in the show’s 35-season history. To promote Bud Light Golden Wheat, Anheuser-Busch […]

Bud Light Sponsors SNL Special

The next episode of NBC’s Saturday Night Live will be presented by a single advertiser for the first time in the show’s 35-season history. To promote Bud Light Golden Wheat, […]

Bud Light Takes Over ‘Saturday Night Live’

The next episode of NBC’s Saturday Night Live will be presented by a single advertiser for the first time in the show’s 35-season history. To promote Bud Light Golden Wheat, […]

Letterman Reveals Extortion Plot, Sex with Staffers

During last night’s taping of CBS’ “Late Show,” David Letterman told his studio audience that he was the victim of an extortion plot and confessed to having sex with staff […]