Gloria Steinem and producing partner Rosilyn Heller have teamed up with Robert Greenwald Prods. to develop a four-hour miniseries for CBS on the history of the women's movement.
Filmmaker John Landis and producer partners Robert K. Weiss and Leslie Belzberg have extended their exclusive relationship with MCA TV, inking a new two-year deal under which they're developing two…
Hanna-Barbera Prods., seeking to replicate the atmosphere that led to the creation of classic characters at Warner Bros. and MGM in their heyday, has inked a deal with sister Turner Broadcasting…
This latest widget off the "RoboCop" assembly line is a bit better than the first sequel, which amounts to damnation with faint praise. Limiting the gore, but not the carnage, in pursuit of a PG-13…
Ed Asner and Felicity Huffman have been cast as father and daughter in "Thunder Alley"-- the ABC midseason sitcom from Wind Dancer Production Group, virtually assured a slot adjacent to that…
ABC's "Nightline" handed "Late Show With David Letterman" its first weeklong second-place finish since the latter premiered, while ratings for all three morning shows surged over the previous week…
NBC, encouraged by the success of three initial entries in the "Moment of Truth" telefilm franchise, has ordered a total of eight more movies from O'Hara-Horowitz Prods. under that thematic umbrella…
After two disastrous outings, ABC reportedly will bench "The Paula Poundstone Show" for the three weeks remaining in the November sweeps.
Brian Lowry: Changing Channels
NBC Sports president Dick Ebersol, having recently spearheaded the acquisition of such high-profile franchises as the 1996 Summer Olympics, Major League Baseball and the National Basketball Assn.…