TVNZ announced its new topper Thursday --- a 44-year-old Kiwi executive with a strong marketing background but nothing in the way of broadcasting experience.
NBC has ordered a pilot starring "MTV Jams" host Bill Bellamy and executive produced by former "Ellen" executive producer Mark Driscoll and "Moesha" executive producer Ralph Farquhar.
In a further beefing up of its ranks, MCA Records has tapped promotion powerhouse Nancy Levin as senior veep. In the newly created post, Levin will oversee MCA's promotion department as well as play…
Lighting up a cigarette onscreen always seemed like a cool thing to do. It gave actors dimension, a tool for expressing angst --- or at least something to do with their hands.
There are as many takes on the craft and profession of acting as there are actors, a circumstance that's only one of the unique facets of the annually expanding archive known as Bravo's "Inside the…
The “Fantasy Island” TV series was produced by Aaron Spelling, and the rights were later sold to Columbia, which is now pitching a remake. The information was unclear in a story Thursday. * * * A…
E! Entertainment Television has finalized and renewed several distribution agreements during Mip Asia.
Academy Award nominee Edward Norton is in final negotiations to join Matt Damon in John Dahl's "Rounders" for Miramax.
The National Board of Review will honor Robert Duvall on Feb. 9 with its 1997 career achievement award at its annual gala dinner at Tavern on the Green.
Dan Curtis Prods. has tapped David Kennedy executive VP to help manage the company's growing movie and TV production slate.
Performers and programs from Singapore dominated the shortlisted nominees for the Asian Television Awards '97, announced Thursday at Mip Asia.