ABC has confirmed a 10 p.m. Wednesday time period, as expected (Daily Variety , Dec. 3), for the Columbia Pictures TV drama "Birdland," beginning Jan. 5.
Brian Lowry: Changing Channels
In a move that establishes some brotherhood at Columbia Pictures, C.Z. Wick has inked a first-look production deal with Colpix to develop and deliver action movies to the studio, sources said Monday.
Fox Broadcasting Co. has renewed Spelling TV's duo of "Beverly Hills, 90210" and "Melrose Place" through the 1994-95 season -- representing the fifth and third years, respectively, of the two serials.
CBS News Prods. will produce an original series for the Arts & Entertainment network, "The Twentieth Century," based on the CBS News series recounting historical events that aired on the network from…
Wind Dancer Production Group confirmed that Felicity Huffman will be replaced on the upcoming ABC comedy series "Thunder Alley."
On the Jack Lemmon-Walter Matthau scale, "Grumpy Old Men" comes closer to the languor of "Buddy, Buddy" than the inspired lunacy of "The Odd Couple" or "The Fortune Cookie," saddling the two old pros…
Warner Bros. TV will be the distributor on "Red Hook," a one-hour pilot for a half-hour series being produced by director Matty Rich ("Straight Out of Brooklyn") for Fox Broadcasting Co.
CBS has closed out its first November sweeps win in nine years, while the bigger picture shows a leveling off in network viewing -- a trend that's held during Nielsen surveys going back to 1991 after…
Now that the distraction of the November sweeps is over, the networks can focus on midseason, with ABC Entertainment prez Ted Harbert saying his network's new series will largely be held until March…