Continuing along his restructuring road, CNN News Group chairman Tom Johnson on Monday tapped new heads of both CNN Intl. and CNN en Espanol.
Fox Family Films has picked up the feature film rights to Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Berkeley Breathed’s Christmas book, “Red Ranger Came Calling.” Chris Meledandri’s Fox Family division…
Emmy-winning producer Dick Wolf ("Law & Order," "New York Undercover") will be honored with the 1997 TV Showmanship Award at the 35th annual Publicists Guild of America Awards Luncheon set for March…
International PR firm Dennis Davidson Associates has created technology division DDA MediaTek, with former Daily Variety reporter Rex Weiner named senior vice president of the new unit.
Last year was the debut of Daily Variety‘s 10 “Helmers to Watch” list. Here’s a quick update on how several of the honorees have fared over the past 12 months: Brad Anderson — Following up his…
Tim Allen on Tuesday made official what has been expected for months: He will return to ABC's "Home Improvement" for an eighth season.
Cheri Vincent has been promoted to senior VP of finance and administration for Twentieth Television.
Lester Kaufman, who for the past 25 years served as president of Kaufman and Co. -- a business management firm with a client list including many people in the entertainment industry -- died of a…
Continuing a relationship forged over the dark drama "Leaving Las Vegas," Sony Pictures Entertainment president and CEO John Calley has signed filmmaker Mike Figgis to an exclusive first-look pact…
Starting Sunday, CBS newsmag "60 Minutes" will become the first Big Four network program to be closed captioned in Spanish, the Eye web announced Tuesday.
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