Acclaimed reporter Edna Buchanan, a familiar name to South Floridians, has inked a deal with Barry Diller's Silver King Broadcasting to produce and host a TV series about murder in Miami.
Rather than maxing out his credit cards, newcomer Dean Paras turned to fellow young thesps to finance "Hairshirt," his writing, directing and producing debut.
Leave it to DreamWorks to pull out all the presidential stops. The nascent studio has set up a mega-preem of Steven Spielberg's slave ship salute "Amistad" tonight in Washington.
Paramount Domestic TV has tapped Joachim Blunck as executive producer of its upcoming syndie talkshow with Howie Mandel.
Hollywood's chief lobbyist Jack Valenti delivered the keynote address at the CineAsia movie convention here Wednesday on the first leg of a hectic two-week diplomatic mission to Asia during which…
After a respectable test run Monday, NBC is moving the Jenny McCarthy sitcom "Jenny" to 8:30 p.m. on that night for the last three weeks of December.
Despite increased competition in U.K. television and a lackluster video market, Carlton Communications posted a 10% rise in pretax profits to £326.7 million ($552 million) for the year ended…
In a season when Americans traditionally give blessings for the God-given food on their tables, studio honchos should also bow their heads and thank their corporate parents: From Sony's art deco Rita…
Oprah Winfrey may sell more books, but morning news shows - and NBC's "Today," in particular - are better friends to publishers.
The retro trend continues. Columbia TriStar TV is out pitching a remake of the drama "Fantasy Island," and sources say UPN is very interested in getting its hands on the show.
Steven Rabiner has been named senior vice president of production for Castle Rock Pictures, the company announced Thursday.