Suspenser "Taking Lives" has been put in turnaround at Fox-based New Regency.
King World execs are poised to finally pull the plug on two of the company's sinking ships, "The Martin Short Show" and "Roseanne."
Sony is launching a joint venture along with Toyota and a Japanese cable company to prepare for broadband content transmission via cable to home PCs.
Feature helmer Tom Shadyac ("The Nutty Professor") will direct and exec produce a half-hour Touchstone Television comedy pilot for ABC starring comic Brett Butler.
Two-time Oscar nominee Nick Nolte (“Affliction” and “The Prince of Tides”) and his production company Kingsgate Films have signed with the William Morris Agency for representation in all areas. Nolte…
Stung by recent criticism and calls for boycotts over the launch of Paramount's upcoming talker "Dr. Laura," controversial host Laura Schlessinger has issued an all-out apology for her perceived…
Cahners, parent company of Daily Variety and Variety, has added LA411 Publishing Co. to its family of business-focused publications.
Fresh off the debut of his controversial new series "God, the Devil and Bob," Matthew Carlson has signed a rich three-year, high-seven-figure overall deal with Columbia TriStar Television.
Burt Reynolds, Rod Steiger and Tom Berenger have signed on to star in "The Hollywood Sign," an indie feature that will serve as the English-language directing debut of German helmer Sonke Wortmann…
The Santa Barbara Film Festival concluded its 15th edition Sunday with the presentation of awards to an array of pictures.