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CBS Settles ‘MacGyver’ Spinoff Profits Battle

CBS has settled a lawsuit brought by a company seeking a stake of profits in the MacGyver reboot. The deal comes a month before the trial was set to start. Details of the settlement weren’t revealed. The profits battle arises from a 1984 TV production deal brokered by Major Talent Agency, the packaging agent for […]

‘MacGyver’ Profits Lawsuit Against CBS Moves Toward Trial

A profits fight over the MacGyver reboot is one step closer to trial after an L.A. judge found the dispute over whether there was a “meeting of the minds” in the mid-’80s that created an enforceable agreement is fit for a jury. The 2018 suit stems from a TV producing deal in the mid-1980s involving […]

CBS Asks Court to Cancel ‘MacGyver’ Profits Lawsuit

CBS is asking an L.A. judge to end a three-year legal fight over profits from the MacGyver reboot — arguing that the plaintiffs’ breach of contract claim fails because there was never a “meeting of the minds” on key terms and they haven’t proven an enforceable agreement exists. The dispute stems from a TV producing […]

‘MacGyver,’ ‘Magnum P.I.,’ ‘Blue Bloods’ Get CBS Premiere Dates

CBS has set premiere dates for its Friday dramas 'MacGyver,' 'Magnum P.I.' and 'Blue Bloods.'

CBS Creator Shows Off His Rare-Car Collection — and the Auto “Condo” Where They’re Stored

'Hawaii Five-0' Boss Peter Lenkov shows off his rare car collection which he stores in a storage space that runs $500,000 to $3.6 million.

‘MacGyver’ Spinoff Sparks Profits Suit

A lawsuit against CBS over the new 'MacGyver' series is exploring the definition of "spinoff."

‘MacGyver’ Star George Eads to Exit (Exclusive)

George Eads will leave CBS' 'MacGyver' reboot in 2019.

Neil Argo, Composer and Orchestrator on Aaron Spelling Dramas, Dies at 71

Neil Argo, a composer and orchestrator who worked on such shows as 'Dynasty,' 'Beverly Hills, 90210' and the long-running nature documentary series 'Wild America,' has died. He was 71.

Netflix Nabs William Baldwin’s ‘Northern Rescue’ Drama

'Boss' actress Kathleen Robertson also stars in family drama 'Northern Rescue' set in northern Canada.

CBS Renews 16 Series; ‘2 Broke Girls,’ ‘Elementary,’ ‘Criminal Minds’ on Bubble

Five freshman shows are among the network's early renewals as veteran 'The Odd Couple' and newcomer 'The Great Indoors' are among those left waiting.

From Shakespeare to Batman: Why TV Loves a Good Crossover (Guest Column)

Ahead of Friday's 'MacGyver' and 'Hawaii Five-0' crossover, showrunner Peter Lenkov opens up about the fascination between merging worlds.

Sky Takes ‘MacGyver’ for U.K.

CBS Studios International also has licensed the first-window U.K. TV rights for the latest season of 'America’s Next Top Model' to the company.