Quincy Jones Entertainment and Telepictures Prods. have optioned the TV rights to "The White Guy," a one-man show from newcomer Stephen Hunt about his experiences in an interracial romantic…
ABC is going bilingual for the first time outside of sports telecasts with the Sept. 25 network TV preem of the biopic "Selena."
Alex Kreisler Weinberger has been named director of development for Bruce Helford's Mohawk Prods.
Satcaster Echostar and Philips Consumer Electronics have clinched a distribution deal with discount retailer Target that promises to give a major boost to the brand-name recognition of Echostar's…
Lions Gate TV has upped Kevin Beggs to exec VP of series, while Ellen Burditt has been elevated to senior veep of drama series.
As ABC's summer phenom "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?" soared to incomporable ratings during its run, so too did the interest level at the major webs in primetime gameshow prospects.
CBS is expected to announce the appointment today of Roger Bell as news director of its ailing Los Angeles O&O. Bell, a local news vet who most recently has been an exec producer for WNBC New York…
Broadcasting vet John Moczulski has been named veep of programming and marketing for the CBS Television Stations.
Paramount Domestic TV alum Clancy Collins has been named senior veep of creative affairs for MGM Television Entertainment, where she'll serve as the No. 2 creative exec to the division's newly…
Damon Wayans has inked a big-bucks deal with ABC to develop and star in a sitcom about a blue-collar family. The project, targeted for the 2000-01 season, will be produced through Disney's ABC…