The race is on to clone "Joe." In the wake of the spectacular success of Fox's twisted reality skein "Joe Millionaire," producers and network development execs are mulling a slew of ideas designed to…
"Charlie's Angels" meets "Mission: Impossible" in a kitchen -- this is the concept behind "The Gourmet Girls," a food show for BBC Worldwide that will start airing in June on the BBC Food channel in…
"Entertain us -- don't challenge or depress us" is the clear message from many moviegoers overseas during these troubled times. Capturing that mood, "Maid in Manhattan" cleaned up, top-scoring in…
Nominated or not, everyone at the post-Oscar Governors' Ball is guaranteed an Oscar. However, it's the kind that extends waistlines rather than careers. For starters, there's an Oscar-shaped cracker…
Exec recruiters, who watch Hollywood comings and goings with hawklike intensity, have noticed a recent bump in entertainment-biz hiring in top slots after many months of stultification.
Channel creator Alex Kumara relishes challenges -- two years after launching terrestrial broadcaster Trans TV, Kumara has been lured back to ailing rival SCTV, which he founded in 1990.
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It's hard enough for a living person to win an Oscar. But those who have passed away and gone on to win a statuette are rare indeed.
Dutch pubcaster BNN has its finger on the pulse of teen viewers, but other parts of the anatomy are getting a rise with older auds. Paradoxically, BNN's latest series, "Neuken Doe Je Zo!" ("This Is…
Commercial broadcaster MediaCorp is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year with its first 100-episode drama series, "Holland Village," named after a bustling suburb of Singapore.
After 30 years, the first fully Norwegian Olsen gang movie will go into production June 11. A total of 15 Norwegian thriller-comedies about Egon Olsen and his friends have been made -- and have been…