The Linda McCartney story is headed to the small screen as a four-hour CBS miniseries produced by Peter Guber's Mandalay Pictures and Lions Gate TV.
Former Disney Telefilms veepee Ricka Fisher has been named prexy of Salma Hayek's Ventanarosa Prods.
Jeffrey Glaser has been upped to veep of creative affairs in 20th Century Fox TV's drama wing.
Randy Quaid and Whoopi Goldberg have been cast in Robert Halmi's Emerald Isle extravaganza, "Leprechauns," set to air as a four-hour NBC miniseries in November.
David England has been named chief financial officer of the UPN weblet.
Jenny Hontz is ankling as TV editor of Variety and Daily Variety to become veepee of creative affairs for Disney's Buena Vista TV Prods.
Columbia TriStar TV has filed a $25 million breach of contract lawsuit against Daniel Stern, claiming the thesp killed the chances of the CBS comedy pilot "Partners" getting picked up by bad-mouthing…
Norman Lear has inked a deal with Film Roman to develop an animated comedy series that takes an irreverent look at the aging process.