Sandi Richter's producing outfit Sapphire Entertainment has opened an L.A. office and appointed Carrie Gadsby as director of development.
In a deal that was expected, Black Entertainment Television signed Roy Campanella II of Director Circle Filmworks to produce 10 made-for-TV movies (Daily Variety, Aug. 10).
NBC has taken its 19th straight primetime Nielsens week in the key demographic of adults 18-49, but CBS stayed first in the traditional measure of households thanks to the Tom Hanks film…
Actor/director Ben Stiller will host the 15th annual "MTV Video Music Awards," which will be broadcast live from the Universal Amphitheater in Los Angeles on Thursday, Sept. 10 at 8 p.m. (ET).
CBS News will halt production on "Public Eye With Bryant Gumbel" at the end of this month, making it less likely the newsmag will return as a midseason replacement.
Video music channel the Box continued its distribution momentum by signing a 10-year affiliation agreement with cable giant Time Warner.
After two years of tax and bankruptcy complications that put the theater in dormancy, the Circle in the Square Theater seems ready to rejoin Broadway as a commercial house.
Fresh off the Alan Rudolph-helmed "Breakfast of Champions," actor Will Patton is set to join Sean Connery, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Ving Rhames in 20th Century Fox's "Entrapment."
Renee Wolf has been promoted to VP, legal and business affairs, Warner Bros. Intl. Television Distribution.
A federal appeals court has asked the FCC to take another look at a charge that CBS is unfit to renew its license to operate a station in Detroit because of allegations that a "60 Minutes" episode…
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