Verna Harrah's Middle Fork Productions has joined forces with Gotham-based producer/distributor The Shooting Gallery for a three-year multipicture deal to co-produce and develop specialty and…
Ten to Watch, Writers - 1998
MEMO TO: Ted Turner FROM: Peter Bart NOT LONG AGO, WHEN your news team at CNN retracted its sarin gas story, you remarked that this incident was just about the worst thing that had happened to you…
Mainz-based ZDF Enterprises has announced the establishment of a TV production arm.
Dr. Nancy Snyderman is expanding her practice at "Good Morning America," inking a new multiyear deal with ABC and assuming a new status as primary sub for anchor Lisa McRee.
Cable web FX's two new original series -- "Bobcat's Big Ass Show" and "Penn & Teller's Sin City Spectacular" -- haven't been ratings home runs out of the gate, but network execs said that they're…
Lumi Cavazos has inked to join Rosanna Arquette and Ally Sheedy in Allison Anders and Kurt Voss' untitled ensemble comedy, skedded to begin shooting around Los Angeles in September.
Results of an opinion poll published last week show Russian viewers hungry for nostalgia and domestic product.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation has launched a $50 million fundraising campaign to establish an Institute of Telecommunications.
"Nyet, comrade." That's what Russian distribs are preparing to say to any U.S. suppliers demanding payment. As the former superpower wallows in economic turmoil, Hollywood companies are ready to…
Betsy Siciliano has been upped to veepee of East Coast creative services for King World Prods. Siciliano has been with King World since 1991, most recently serving as senior director of affiliate…