Now that UPN has announced plans to drop its afternoon kids block this August, the netlet is in danger of being reclassified as a "limited network" by Nielsen Media Research.
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Top AOL Time Warner execs stopped battling each other briefly Friday morning to listen to former Gulf War commander turned motivational speaker Norman Schwarzkopf.
The U.K. served up several surprises last weekend as "Daredevil" launched smartly but couldn't catch the buoyant soph sesh of "Two Weeks Notice," while "The Hours" looks like it may struggle to…
Brad Schenck has joined Thruline Entertainment as a manager. Rep firm was formed in October by managers Chris Henze, J.B. Roberts and ex-ICM agent Ron West.
Ioan Gruffudd, Eric Schaeffer, Viola Davis and Kristin Lehman are traveling to CBS' "Century City," filling four of the six regular roles on the U drama pilot.
Brazil's National Cinema Agency, Ancine, is promoting local pics by helping filmmakers take part in international film fests.
Cedric the Entertainer is ready for another trim: The comedian has reupped to star in the sequel to MGM's hit laffer "Barbershop."
David Gordon Green, whose well-received Sundance competition entry "All the Real Girls" opened Friday, will direct Dermot Mulroney, Josh Lucas and Jamie Bell in "Undertow" for New York-based…
NBC has awarded VP stripes to programmers Jennifer O'Connell and Jamila Hunter.
Two-time Academy Award-winning cinematographer Haskell Wexler ("Bound for Glory," "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf") has been elected to fill the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' board of…