George Hamilton will join Danny Aiello and Joe Mantegna as a trio of opera stars in the Lolafilms comedy feature “Off Key.” Hamilton is repped by APA. * * * Linda Hamilton, who recently starred in…
Production company Mr. Mudd and Granada Film, currently teaming to produce United Artists' "Ghost World," have commissioned an original screenplay from bestselling Silicon Valley chronicler Po…
Hookers and hypnotists -- but not politicians -- could start to advertise themselves on British TV if new recommendations from regulators are adopted. The Independent Television Commission (ITC) has…
Fox has renewed its latenight sketch comedy skein "Mad TV" for a sixth season.
A leading commercial producers group, in a blast at striking actors, has withdrawn from a year-old industry coalition formed to fight runaway production.
They're throwing a coming out party for Artists Television Group next week. If early buzz is any indication, Michael Ovitz and his fledgling TV unit could snag orders for between four and six…
Denise Richards ("The World Is Not Enough") will star in the romantic comedy "Good Advice" opposite Charlie Sheen.
MTV Films has hooked up with Viacom sibling Paramount Pictures to pick up the hit Brit teen comedy "Kevin and Perry Go Large" for distribution in North America. Pic, which has already grossed $12…
UNITED KINGDOM Video-on-demand Webcaster Yes Television has unveiled a series of content deals, upping the fledging outfit's programming by over 300 hours to more than 1,500 hours. Included are…
Pearson Television's syndie game revival "Family Feud" is collecting a number of key upgrades and additional runs as the show begins production on its second season.
Television marketing and entertainment graphic design powerhouse Pittard Sullivan has expanded its European operations, tapping John Holland to the newly-created post of managing director, London…