It wasn't too long ago that blockbuster king Jerry Bruckheimer was just another film producer trying to break into television.
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The Screen Actors Guild has reached a deal with producers on a new contract covering live-action shows produced directly for basic cable television, such as "The Shield," "Monk" and "The Closer."
There's no such thing as a summer slowdown for Jonathan Littman. The president of Jerry Bruckheimer's Warner Bros.-based TV division has (happily) resigned himself to the fact that the warm-weather…
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Variety's David S. Cohen managed to spend some time with the producer in Bruckheimer's expansive, loftlike digs in Santa Monica. In keeping with Bruckheimer's low-key persona, even his headquarters…
CBS topper Les Moonves provides a hint of Jerry Bruckheimer's inimitable, take-no-prisoners approach to running a mini TV empire. The network chairman relates a back-and-forth conversation between…
NBC U is bullish on Baby Cow. Peacock's studio arm has inked a two-year deal with the British production shingle headed by scribe-thesp Steve Coogan ("I'm Alan Partridge") and partner Henry Normal…
Depending on whom you talk to, Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer represented either the salvation of the movie business in the 1980s or the last nail in the coffin of 1970s auteur-driven American…
A look at the skeins.
EchoStar Communications has entered into an agreement to run a selection of films from the upcoming Montreal World Film Festival on its Dish Network.
When "Pirates of the Caribbean" came Jerry Bruckheimer's way, Walt Disney Pictures was in the midst of theme park mania. Also in development were "The Country Bears" and "The Haunted Mansion," also…
After a string of successful procedural crimeshows for CBS, Jerry Bruckheimer has set up his latest at Fox. In "Justice," a behind-the-scenes look at the way high-profile cases are tried in the media…