Paramount Pictures has tapped the scripting team of Joel Cohen and Alec Sokolow to pen its bigscreen version of "The Partridge Family."
Mark Cuban, cofounder and president of HD Net, is trumping the Big Three broadcast networks by providing live high-definition feeds in primetime of the Democratic and Republican political conventions.
The Directors Guild of America is working to increase its authority over reality TV programs.
John McEnroe's new primetime show on CNBC saw some double-faults in the ratings during its first week on the air, but net execs say they remain confident in the tennis champ's new TV swing.
Rapper Lloyd Banks' "Hunger for More" (Interscope) held on to No. 1 in the nation's album sales despite a 62% drop from its debut week, according to figures from Nielsen SoundScan.
A veteran New York press rep is suing the Goodspeed Musicals in East Haddam, Conn., for breach of contract and nonpayment of services.
This is not your daughter's WB: Net execs want to change the perception that the Frog attracts only female teens. Meeting with reporters Wednesday for the WB's portion of the summer TV critics press…
Just for Variety: Universal is pouring champagne for two celebrations today. The first toasting notes the 40th anniversary of the studio's tour and tonight, Universal helps Hollywood celebrate…
After 18 years, the publicity office of Keith Sherman & Associates will no longer represent the Tony Awards.
Actors' Equity and the League of American Theaters and Producers outlined their new four-year contract Wednesday, describing a new road tier system that was the major subject of contention during…
Fox drew a sizable aud for Tuesday's baseball All-Star Game, but that didn't keep hot summer skeins like the WB's "Summerland" and CBS' "The Amazing Race" from turning in more nifty Nielsen numbers.