Producer Paul A. Kaufman has entered into a first-look housekeeping deal at New World Entertainment to develop and produce TV movies and series.
PRODUCTION CHART KEY Abbreviation: SUPR EXP-Supervising executive producer(s); EXP-Executive producer(s); COEXP-Co-Executive producer(s); SUPR PROD-Supervising producer(s); PROD-Producer(s)…
Agency for the Performing Arts has signed writer-director-producer Tony Chan, whose "Combination Platter" received this year's Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award at the Sundance Film Festival. He will be…
EMI Records Group North America executive Terri Santisi has been named woman of the year by the National Kidney Foundation of New York/New Jersey. Santisi, group executive VP/general manager, will be…
Home Shopping Network has been hit with three class-action shareholder lawsuits charging that the TV retailer failed to disclose financial improprieties.
Columbia Pictures TV Distribution has given a production "go" to "Ricki," the nationally syndicated talkshow fronted by actress Ricki Lake. The show has been cleared in 84 markets -- including 25 of…
Jerry Seinfeld has signed with Creative Artists Agency for representation in all fields except publishing, where he's currently working on a book through the William Morris Agency.
Guitarist/composer Johnny Diesel and Canadian-born signer Wendy Matthew dominated the Australian Record Industry Awards (the ARIAS) Wednesday. ARIAS, Australia's equivalent to the Grammys, have been…
'Delta' 16.3/26 The Universal sitcom fell just 20% off its "Roseanne" lead-in Tuesday, better than any "Jackie Thomas Show" since December. Story, page 15.
British director Paul Weiland, who has been signed to helm "City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold," as reported Tuesday, made his feature debut on Columbia's 1987 Bill Cosby starrer "Leonard…
MGM Domestic TV Distribution's off-net version of "In the Heat of the Night" has been renewed in 142 markets covering 85% of the country. The series reruns averaged a 3.4 rating during the Nielsen…