Valerie Harper has inked a deal to star Off Broadway in "All Under Heaven," a one-woman show about the life, work and times of Pearl S. Buck. The play marks Harper's first stage project in three…
Mary Stuart Masterson will develop and star in her first TV series, which "ER" executive producer John Wells will produce for Warner Bros.
The Italian Cultural Institute, in association with the Roberto Rossellini Foundation and the Italian Heritage Culture Foundation, will present a series of recent Italian films Nov. 9-14 under the…
PBS' long-running science documentary television series NOVA will serve as host to the 1998 World Congress of Science Producers, now in its sixth year and held for the first time in the U.S.
The Sundance Channel has acquired exclusive U.S. TV rights to the 11th annual European Film Awards from Polygram Television.
Seagram Co. is expected to fast-track negotiations with Canal Plus on the possible sale of Polygram Filmed Entertainment's international distribution operations in the wake of Seagram's agreement…
Asia's largest animation studio, the Zed Institute of Creative Arts (ZICA), has opened its doors.
Merv Griffin Entertainment is prepping a TV special and homevideo compilation of the legendary filmmaker's numerous appearances -- at least 40, by Griffin's count -- on Griffin's various talkshows…
Freshman gaveler "Judge Mills Lane" took a double-digit ratings jump in the week ended Oct. 11, according to Nielsen's latest national syndie ratings report.
Walter Cronkite has signed to host a series of 20th century retrospective specs for syndie distrib TWI.
Pubcaster RAI will consider the proposal recently made by Canal Plus to create a joint digital platform and to acquire a stake in Telepiu, the pay TV operation controlled by Canal Plus, national…