Vet comedian Don Rickles has landed a key role in ABC's J.J. Abrams action pilot "The Catch," while Kyra Groves has booked a gig in the VH1 pilot "5 Non Blondes," a U.S. remake of BBC hidden camera…
Warner Bros. Domestic Cable Distribution has tapped Gus Lucas exec VP.
Fledgling liberal radio network Air America is still looking for a place to land in Chicago and Los Angeles, but it won't be on the two outlets that initially carried its programming.
Andrew Stevens set up Andrew Stevens Entertainment after leaving Franchise in 2002. Information was incorrect in Tuesday’s paper.
To the Editor: RE: Michael Schneider’s “Oh no, here they d’oh!!! again” Comparing the time that it takes a voice actor to complete a job to those who do acting on-camera is short sighted and somewhat…
To the Editor: It was unfair of Nicole LaPorte to include Peter Bogdanovich’s “Targets” among her list of “unsuccessful” first films because its was the victim of unforseen occurrences outside the…
Rare is the day that Viacom, News Corp., SAG, the Writers and Directors Guilds, the ACLU and the Recording Industry Assn. of America speak in a single voice. But these groups have joined the First…
Following Janet Jackson’s “wardrobe malfunction,” the House and Senate have been working feverishly on legislation designed to, as one congressman put it, “reclaim America’s airwaves for decency.”…
Tuning In: To borrow a bit of shtick from "The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson," Sidney Reznick is old. (How old is he? Thanks for asking.) He's so old he heard about Milton Berle's notorious…
In a week when the vast majority of syndicated shows were down due to the 9/11 commission hearings, the extra hour of daylight and the holidays, the top weekly hours excelled, led by Paramount's…
Belgian French-language pubcaster RTBF has defended itself against accusations that its revamped program lineup is a disaster.