Fox-Big Event

January 8, 2013 - 10:32 PM
FILE - In this Jan. 11, 2011 file photo, Filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan attends The National Board of Review of Motion Pictures awards gala at Cipriani's 42nd Street, in New York. Fox is taking a page from HBO and scheduling some "big event" series. The network's entertainment chief, Kevin Reilly, said Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, that Fox wants to order some short series of around a dozen episodes or less, much like the cable network does. Fox announced a development deal with producer, M. Night Shyamalan for "Wayward Pines," a thriller Reilly compare to "Twin Peaks." (AP Photo/Evan Agostini, File)