Universal Pictures has picked up the pitch "Lost and Found" from Tollin/Robbins Prods., which produced "Good Burger" for Nickelodeon Films. The pitch from Dan Schneider, who co-scripted "Good…
The Disney sitcom pilot starring comedian Dave Chappelle ("The Nutty Professor") is now in development at Fox Broadcasting Co., according to insiders.
In the equivalent of a custody dispute erupting 20 years after a divorce, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has made an issue of the fact that its estranged counterpart --- the…
The U.K.'s second-biggest cable operator, Telewest, and communications group NTL are in early talks about a possible merger.
Mackenzie Astin, last seen swooning in "In Love and War," has inked to do the hustle with Kate Beckinsale in Whit Stillman's "Last Days of Disco" for Castle Rock Entertainment, sources said Monday.
Terry Anzur, a former anchor and reporter at WCBS New York and KCBS Los Angeles, reportedly has won out over a score of female candidates to be Hal Fishman's new co-anchor on KTLA's weeknight "News…
CBS plans to air a two-hour telepic next season about Alex Kelly, the convicted rapist who spent eight years living the high life in Europe before turning himself in.
Spain's second digital platform, Via Digital, has signed up Michael J. Solomon, former prexy of Warner Bros. Intl. Television, to acquire and package big U.S. feature films for its upcoming movie…
After getting critical brickbats over a lack of minority actors in the CBS Steven Bochco drama "Brooklyn South," the producers have added Richard T. Jones to the cast, sources said. He'll play…
The Producers Credit Board has been gaining steam, with the group's membership --- which originally numbered 50 --- steadily growing. Many high-profile producers have lent their names to the board…