Universal Television Group has tapped Steve Webster for the newly created post of senior VP of communications.
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Trudie Styler and John-Paul Davidson's "The Sweatbox" will make its U.S. debut at the fourth annual Williamstown Film Festival in Massachusets.
Dean Cain ("Ripley's Believe It or Not") will join Lifetime Television series "The Division" in a seven-episode arc when the Sunday night drama begins its third season in January.
The EchoStar/DirecTV merger may be for the birds as far as the feds are concerned, but the Comcast/AT&T Broadband megadeal is poised to receive nothing but blessings and good cheer.
Still regarding one another warily, the Assn. of Talent Agents and the Screen Actors Guild seem poised to consider a resumption of a dialogue after months of silence.
The Yuk Yuks chain of comedy clubs in Canada -- which helped launch the careers of Jim Carrey and Howie Mandel -- is plastering its jokes between the covers of three paperback books.
ABC has booked another year of "NYPD Blue," picking up the Steven Bochco cop drama for an 11th season.
AOL Time Warner hosted a pep rally -- with surprise cheerleader Ted Turner -- at Lincoln Center Tuesday, cleverly disguised as the official launch of its new and supposedly improved AOL 8.0 software.
Feature helmer Gregory Hoblit ("Hart's War") is returning to his small-screen roots, signing on to direct and exec produce the pilot for Steven Bochco's futuristic cop drama that's in the works at…
They're the kind of production problems that can't be solved simply by thumbing through the phone book. Such thorny problems are resolved by location professionals, who were honored at the eighth…
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