The WB is stepping up its unscripted development, starting with a six-episode commitment to a relationship-based reality show from exec producer Mike Fleiss.
Markets & Festivals
Robert Forster has joined the cast of the TNT/BBC six-hour drama "The Grid."
CBS has greenlit a pair of comedies and added two thesps to "The Clubhouse," while Frank John Hughes is headed to NBC's "HUB."
Aiming to stimulate the moribund pay TV business, Foxtel today unveiled radically changed pricing and channel packaging deals for its digital service that's expected to launch next month.
The pending primetime return of "Popeye" just got some extra muscle: Kathy Bates is adding her voice to the project. Fox network spec, due to air at the end of the year, reps the first time Popeye…
Miramax Films has scored a breakthrough in China, securing approval to release "Cold Mountain" in that vast market. The American Civil War drama marks the first Miramax title to be distributed in…
Showtime has pacted with "Igby Goes Down" writer-director Burr Steers for a one-hour drama titled "A Fragile Kind of Violence."
TNT bowed its unconventional love story "Bad Apple" in Gotham Tuesday.
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Gotham media mavens were startled Wednesday when Adam Moss ankled his post as the New York Times' assistant managing editor for features to become editor-in-chief at New York magazine.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%