The White House and television networks were accused Wednesday of entering into a propaganda-for-profit scheme that allowed major webs to cash in on shows featuring anti-drug plotlines.
Ron Bass is set to pen the adaptation of "Headhunters," a comic novel picked up by Fox last fall.
The Television Association of Programmers, Latin America (TAP) has elected Enrique Martinez, senior VP and general manager of Discovery Latam/Iberia, as its new chairman of the board.
NBC is pulling the critically praised dramedy "Freaks & Geeks" from its lineup for the remainder of the February sweeps, while ABC may be ready to launch a new drama opposite NBC's "ER."
Former "Roseanne" star John Goodman could be headed back to series television via a Carsey-Werner-produced project in the works at Fox Broadcasting Co.
Helmer Stephen Herek ("Mr. Holland's Opus") is tuning up for "Metal God" at Warner Bros. He has tapped Timothy Spall ("Topsy Turvy"), Timothy Olyphant ("Go") and Dominic West ("Midsummer Night's…
As the 50th-anniversary edition of the Berlin Intl. Film Fest kicked off Wednesday night, guests surveying the fest's new digs on Potsdamer Platz pronounced the new facilities more than fit.
The sixth annual Avignon/New York Film Festival will roll out two dozen French and American indie films, including the U.S. preem of Cannes official selection "Happy Lives" helmed by Jacques Maillot.
After a decade at International Creative Management, tenpercenter George Freeman has inked with the William Morris Agency.
In a move that harks back to the golden age of television, Oxygen Media is looking to advertisers to sponsor specific programs.
NBC has bought the exclusive network window to "The Talented Mr. Ripley" in a one-picture deal with Paramount.