CBS Releases Summer Schedule, Including Stephen King Adaptation ‘Under the Dome’

CBS has released its summer schedule, which includes premiere dates for two original scripted dramas, a new alternative reality series, and an expanded season of “Big Brother.” In the unscripted arena, the network will be airing a new reality competition series based on the UK hit “The Great British Bake Off,” which will premiere on […]

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CBS Exec Talks Sheen, Harmon and a ‘Criminal’ Shake-up

The CBS session at the Television Critics press tour didn’t exactly make a “Big Bang” Friday, but CBS Entertainment President Nina Tassler did address a range of current affairs at the network, from Charlie Sheen’s boozin’ to potentially losin’ Mark Harmon. Here are the highlights of the network executive’s press conference with TV reporters: On […]

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CBS Has ‘High Level of Concern’ About Charlie Sheen

Nina Tassler, President of CBS Entertainment, opened the network’s Television Critics Association executive session Friday by addressing the personal troubles of the network’s biggest star. “Well, I really didn’t expect that question this morning,” she joked when one reporter asked about “Two and a Half Men” star Charlie Sheen’s latest woes. “Look, obviously we have […]

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‘Big Bang Theory’ Scores Big Three-Year Renewal

Television’s funniest scientists will be solving equations and mooning over women for at least three more years.   CBS President Nina Tassler and Warner Brothers President Peter Roth announced Wednesday that “The Big Bang Theory” has been picked up through the 2013-2014 television season.   Tassler said, “It doesn’t take a theoretical physicist to see why this […]

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Exclusive: ‘NCIS’ Contract Talks Heading In ‘Very Good Direction’

‘NCIS‘ fans should remain hopeful that the hit procedural’s cast will remain intact next season – even though some John Hancocks still are pending. “I’m not saying that everyone is signed,” CBS entertainment president Nina Tassler tells Fancast, referring to cast members Michael Weatherly (who plays Tony), Pauley Perrette (Abby) and Sean Murray (McGee), “but […]

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