Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), chairman of the Senate committee on telecommunications and a potential candidate for President of the U.S., told an audience of TV executives that he's talking to the…
"Last Call" is a departure for Chile films. "Call" is being shot entirely in English by a mixed cast including Peter Coyote, Elizabeth Berkley, Elizabeth Rossa, Garret Dillahunt and Eric Mi
Two potent music-based Web sites, JAMTV.com and rollingstone.com, will merge to create the Rolling Stone Network, the most comprehensive music site on the Internet featuring nightly live and archival…
CBS has virtually locked up the November sweeps households crown with a huge Sunday win from the "Hallmark Hall of Fame" telefilm "What the Deaf Man Heard."
Geraldo Rivera today is expected to announce plans to stay at NBC in a new multiyear deal. Rivera, host of CNBC's "Rivera Live," last week had accepted an offer from News Corp. to anchor news and…
Davis Entertainment has purchased the spec script "Horsemen," an action-drama about fighter pilots for hire, from first-time screenwriter Todd Slawsby in a deal worth a reported low-six-figure…
Filmmaking brothers Jonas and Joshua Pate have inked a deal with Sandollar Entertainment and Touchstone TV to develop their first project for the small screen: a one-hour drama pilot described as a…
Australia's Beyond Films is shooting its first feature film in North America with Jan De Bont's Blue Tulip Prods. and Michael Peyser's Straight Edge.
Cable's Lifetime channel is launching the first network whose format centers primarily around contemporary made-for-TV movies: the Lifetime Movie Network (LMN), skedded for a September 1998 launch.
Sony Pictures Entertainment is making its first foray into broadcasting as part of a consortium that Monday won the hotly contested auction for Spanish-lingo broadcaster Telemundo Group Inc. with an…
It's finally official: John Kricfalusi, the quirky creator of Nickelodeon's "The Ren & Stimpy Show" who had a falling out with that network early in the show's run, will be back on the air with his…