By Patrick Munn | April 21, 2017 - 12:35 am | No Comments
After months of prolonged negotiations, Fox has officially pulled the trigger and renewed The X-Files for an eleventh season. The network has opted for a longer run for this second revival season, ordering ten episodes, up from the six that comprised season ten. TVWise reported late last year that the increased order was a key objective for senior Fox execs, who were eyeing the new season for a spot of the 2017-2018 schedule.
By Patrick Munn | March 31, 2017 - 7:59 pm | No Comments
The restructure of Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution that began nearly six months ago, shortly after Gina Brogi was named President of Global Distribution, succeeding long-time division chief Marion Edwards, has led to a number of staff changes at the London office.
By Patrick Munn | October 26, 2016 - 11:00 pm | 16 Comments
EXCLUSIVE: After months of rumours, an eleventh season of The X-Files is within sight. I'm hearing from my sources that Fox execs are targeting a "more traditional" episode order for the new season and that the official green-light is expected from the network "within weeks".
By Patrick Munn | August 8, 2016 - 9:20 pm | No Comments
Over the past several months, Fox executives have made no attempt to hide the fact that they are keen to pick up an eleventh season of The X-Files. During the network's executive panel at the Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour, co-CEO and Chairman Dana Walden once again re-iterated their hopes to bring Mulder and Scully back to the network. Fox's President of Entertainment David Madden even went on record to state that, contrary to a recent report in the press, "significant talks" are indeed underway with Chris Carter, David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson about an eleventh season.
By Patrick Munn | August 2, 2016 - 12:58 pm | 1 Comment
Continuing the recent trend of iconic shows making a comeback, either by way of a reboot or revival, 20th Century Fox Television is actively developing a reboot of their hit 1980s legal drama L.A. Law, from original series co-creator Steven Bochco, TVWise has confirmed.
By Patrick Munn | July 12, 2016 - 10:59 pm | No Comments
A new X-Men action adventure drama from Marvel Television, 20th Century Fox Television and Matt Nix has landed at Fox with a hefty put pilot commitment, TVWise has learned. Additionally, TVWise has confirmed that fellow Marvel project Hellfire will not be going forward at Fox.
By Patrick Munn | September 24, 2015 - 7:27 pm | 1 Comment
The A Team may be heading back to television. Rights holder 20th Century Fox Television is teaming up with Gang Related creator Chris Morgan and Sleepy Hollow's Albert Kim to develop a reboot of Stephen J. Cannell's classic 1980s procedural The A Team, TVWise has confirmed.