Bob Barker, come on down! You're the next guest star on "How I Met Your Mother." Legendary gameshow host, who's leaving "The Price is Right" in June, has signed on to guest in an episode of the Eye's…
"The Black Donnellys" didn't deliver a great ratings perf with its bow on NBC Monday night, although it performed better than the show it replaced, "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip."
Videogame manufacturers are unlikely to make a profit on new titles until 2008, according to a published report. According to U.K.-based media analysts Screen Digest, high production costs and long…
Ian Wallace, a journeyman drummer who toured with Bob Dylan, Don Henley, Bonnie Raitt and recorded with Stevie Nicks, Ry Cooder and other music stars, has died. He was 60.
The Posh invasion will be televised. NBC wasn't talking Tuesday, but after weeks of back-and-forth negotiations, insiders said the Peacock has closed a very rich deal for six episodes of a half-hour…
The Metropolitan Opera gets a dash of Broadway next season, with legiters such as John Doyle ("Sweeney Todd"), Mary Zimmerman ("Metamorphoses") and Richard Jones ("Wrong Mountain") helming three of…
The 8th Las Palmas Intl. Film Festival will open March 16 with Robert Altman's swansong "A Prairie Home Companion," and close with Mira Nair's "The Namesake," both playing out-of-competition.
German pubcaster ZDF said on Tuesday it had secured the free-TV rights to Martin Scorsese pic "The Departed."
Producer Jeremy Thomas is planning a movie about Charles Darwin, to be written by John Collee and directed by Jon Amiel. The project is based on "Annie's Box," a biog of Darwin by Randall Keynes, the…
Low-budget digital film outfit Warp X is launching a training and production initiative to encourage more women to direct horror pics.
A satellite version of the successful U.K. digital platform, Freeview, looks likely to be greenlit following provisional approval by the BBC's new regulatory body, the BBC Trust.