Building off its retro-driven programming, VH1 will anchor its summer slate with a pair of best-of specials and several returning skeins that highlight past and present pop culture fare on the order…
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"Frasier" exec producers Chris Marcil and Sam Johnson have sealed a rare seven-figure overall deal with 20th Century Fox TV.
"The Late Late Show With Craig Kilborn" exec producer Todd Yasui has sealed a three-year deal to continue with the latenight gabfest through 2006.
Director Stephen Daldry and scribe Michael Cristofer are planning to scale "Everest" for Universal and Working Title Pictures. While Daldry's last film, "The Hours," turned the trick of weaving…
Planting itself firmly in awards season, the Hollywood Film Festival has opted this year for an Oct. 15-20 run.
Clint Eastwood's "Mystic River," starring Sean Penn, Tim Robbins and Kevin Bacon, has been chosen as the opening-night film of the 41st New York Film Festival. It will unspool Oct. 3, ahead of the…
Showtime made it official Wednesday, naming Greenblatt/Janollari Studio principal Robert Greenblatt as the pay cabler's new entertainment president.
NBC has set premiere dates for its next round of summer alternative skeins, while UPN has ordered a second season of reality entry "America's Next Top Model."
Keeping the musical momentum going in the wake of "Chicago" and recent development deals for "Damn Yankees" and "Guys and Dolls," Miramax has cued up yet another tuner, acquiring rights to make a…
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp., CBS and Kelley Prods. have launched a preemptive strike against a New Hampshire company that claims David Kelley's upcoming television series "The Brotherhood of…
Smith Barney Wednesday upgraded AOL Time Warner, betting the stock "may get more in sync with its media and Internet peers" -- the latest bullish research report on the conglom over the past two…