George Carlin could turn up in a prime time series next fall on Fox Broadcasting Co., with a pilot being developed by Sam Simon, one of the co-developers and exec producers on "The Simpsons."
Premieres of two new series, ABC's "Sirens" and CBS's "How'd They Do That?," left the competition wondering how they did it Wednesday, as each finished a solid second in its respective time slot.
In a case in which art may end up imitating advertising, Creative Artists Agency reportedly is trying to translate "Polar Bears"-- one of two dozen commercials the agency masterminded for the…
Ruth Slawson is leaving her post as senior VP of movies and miniseries at NBC , marking the firstmajor exec change since Don Ohlmeyer took over as president of the network's West Coast operations…
This leisurely paced adventure is probably a better African travelogue than a movie, but it still delivers as a coming-of-age yarn that should hold the attention of kids and patient adults. Paired…
"Cop Rock," Steven Bochco and William Finkelstein's prescient 1990 ABC series that recently enjoyed an encore run on the Arts & Entertainment network.
Expect a new flurry of conjecture regarding the sale of NBC in the wake of a published report that parent General Electric is looking to spin off the network's entertainment division.
NBC is developing a TV movie sequel to the 1972 feature "Day of the Jackal" as an international co-production to be broadcast next year, with Tango Prods. -- a joint venture between network in-house…
Former "Who's the Boss?" star Judith Light will return to ABC next season in "Phenom," the latest comedy series from producer James L. Brooks' Gracie Films.
ABC laid off an undetermined number of employees Friday in the wake of a buyout offer extended to non-union employees last December.
First Amy Fisher, now a crazed Waco, Texas, cultist who proclaims himself to be Jesus Christ. NBC and ABC are both reportedly exploring the prospect of hurry-up movies based on the siege of cultist…