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.
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…
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.
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…
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…
Trying to cash in on the free publicity from upcoming releases "Tombstone" and "Wyatt Earp," CST Entertainment Imaging will colorize and re-edit the TV series "The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp" into…
Fox Broadcasting Co. has confirmed Sunday and Tuesday berths, respectively, for new sitcoms starring George Carlin and Henry Winkler, as expected (Daily Variety, Nov. 24).
ABC, forced to scrub plans to add Canadian talkshow "Shirley" to its daytime schedule last spring because of the negative affiliate reaction, may face similar reluctance to its latest replacement…
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