Actress Joan Plowright has joined the cast of Nathan Lane's upcoming NBC comedy "Encore," from the producers of "Frasier."
Another stunning sign that "The Jerry Springer Show" is hotter than anything else in TV syndication these days is the powerhouse Nielsen rating being chalked up on WPIX New York by the second daily…
U.S. program suppliers are trekking to this week's Mip TV trade show in Cannes with a new mandate. Aside from selling shows and launching channels abroad, the majors are trying something particularly…
Japanese arcade gamemaker Namco will launch a movie production company headed by ousted Japanese studio executive Kazuyoshi Okuyama March 30.
Presenters confirmed to participate in Nickelodeon’s 11th Annual Kids’ Choice Awards on Saturday include Drew Barry-more, Alicia Silverstone, Heather Locklear, Scott Wolf, Lacey Chabert, Kenneth…
"Seinfeld" supervising producer Spike Feresten will remain with Castle Rock after the hit NBC sitcom ends its run in May.
Brooke Langton, who has played the role of Samantha Reilly on Fox's "Melrose Place" since 1995, has been cast to star in the forthcoming USA Network series based on the 1996 feature "The Net" in the…
Kelly Bush Public Relations has renamed itself I/D Public Relations and has moved to offices in Culver City.
Japanese studio Shochiku Co. will dissolve its partnership with U.S. multiplex developer Cinemark Intl. to build theaters in Japan, a financial daily reported Monday.
Writer-director Patrick Read Johnson (“Angus,” “Baby’s Day Out,” “Spaced Invaders”) has signed with the Gersh Agency, where he will be repped by Frank Wuliger, Ron Bernstein and Joe Gatta. Johnson…
Jeffrey Goldstein has been boosted to senior vice president/assistant general sales manager of Warner Bros.' domestic theatrical distribution division.