The Federal Communications Commission Monday rejected two separate complaints of allegedly indecent material in episodes of the television series "Will & Grace" and "Buffy the Vampire Slayer."
Marcia Gay Harden is in final negotiations to topline the Showtime drama pilot "Hate." Project, from exec producers Paris Barclay and James DeMonaco and "American Beauty" producers Dan Jinks and…
Chris Rock has signed with Endeavor. Rock, who's shooting "The Longest Yard" for Paramount Pictures, is also providing a lead voice for DreamWorks' "Madagascar."
Deluxe Laboratories has bought out its partner, camera maker Panavision, to acquire total ownership of digital film lab eFilm.
Intermedia has optioned "The Frog King," by Bret Easton Ellis, which the scribe adapted from the Adam Davies novel of the same name. Published in 2002, "The Frog King" is a first novel about an Ivy…
Despite Michael Moore's comments that the DVD of "Fahrenheit 9/11" could be delayed because the movie may stay in theaters through the end of the year, the docu's DVD release date has been set for…
WCBS-TV New York has signed Sarah Hughes, the 2002 Olympic gold medallist in women's figure skating, to cover the 2004 Summer Games from Athens.
The Screen Actors Guild announced Monday that the union is engaged in a federal lawsuit against John Vulich, an Emmy-winning special effects makeup artist on shows like "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" and…
Just for Variety: While child molestation by members of the Boston Archdiocese is the theme of Showtime's "Our Fathers," Ted Danson, who stars as Boston attorney Mitchell Garabedian, tells me he has…
Forget the Fox Reality Channel: Rupert Murdoch's broadcast net will essentially morph into Get Real TV this fall, with more than half of its September lineup devoted to unscripted skeins.
Former USA Network reality chief Chris Sloan has been talking to CBS about a senior post in the Eye's alternative programming department.