Steve Levitan Inks 9-Figure Deal With 20th TV

In addition to the final season of the Emmy-winning ABC comedy Modern Family, he also will create, direct and develop new projects for the megastudio.

Steve Levitan To Direct Fox’s ‘LA -> Vegas’ Pilot

6 Show-Runners Who’ve Made Their Mark In TV

NEW YORK (AP) — Six TV show-runners who’ve developed a following. Just the mention of the mantra “Clear eyes, full hearts, can’t lose” makes a “Friday Night Lights” fan gush. […]


Syndicators Rally Stations With Promo Plans

ArsenioBethennyTelevision’s major syndicators will meet next week with TV station creative services directors at the third annual PromaxBDA Station Summit, sharing promotional plans and trying to whip up some of that enthusiasm for their new offerings including CBS Television Distribution’s Arsenio Hall and Bethenny from Warner Bros.

NATPE 2013

Levitan To Receive Brandon Tartikoff Award

Modern Family co-creator Steve Levitan (second from right) will be honored onTuesday evening at NATPE with the Brandon Tartikoff Legacy Award honoring television industry leaders. On Monday he was at NATPE alongside Jack Abernethy, CEO, Fox Television Stations (r) and Gary Newman and Dana Walden, Chairmen of Twentieth Century Fox Television. The hit comedy, now cleared in over 97% of the country, premieres in broadcast syndication on the Fox Television Stations this September. Modern Family is produced by Twentieth Century Fox Television and distributed by Twentieth Television. (Photo by Jim Donnelly/Twentieth Television)