Peter Soderbergh, father of director-screenwriter Steven Soderbergh and the former dean of the Louisiana State U. College of Education, died Feb. 17of unreported causes in Baton Rouge, La. He was 69…
Castle Rock TV and two former executive producers of "The Simpsons" are developing a new animated comedy for the WB netlet called "Brothers."
TV Tokyo's popular animation series "Pocket Monsters" will return to the air in April after it was pulled from broadcast in December when hundreds of viewers nationwide contracted mysterious video…
Thousands of upscale New Yorkers in 19 Manhattan buildings may be looking for a new cable TV provider now that an administrative judge found that Liberty Cable -- purchased last year by RCN Corp.…
Judy Tur, mother of helicopter newsman Bob Tur, died Feb. 27 in Los Angeles of primary pulmonary hypertension. She was 58. In addition to her son Bob, she is also survived by a daughter and son, two…
CBS won a marketing victory over ABC by replacing the Alphabet network as the in-flight programming supplier and network marketing partner to American Airlines.
Disney-owned DIC Entertainment has tapped 20th Century Fox and Caravan Pictures production vet Riley Kathryn Ellis to spearhead its expansion into the direct-to-video animated features arena.
Touchstone Pictures confirmed Monday that Mark Vahradian has been upped to VP of production.
Fox Liberty Sports is negotiating to buy a 35% stake in two 24-hour cable sports networks, Speedvision and Outdoor Life, for about $100 million.
"ER" executive producer John Wells has landed Lou Diamond Phillips to star in "Adversaries," Wells' first post-"ER" series creation for NBC and Warner Bros. Diamond will play a deputy district…