The historic final episode of "Seinfeld" has handed NBC a heady victory that both symbolizes the Peacock's recent ratings dominance and reminds the network that the road ahead may get a little bumpy…
In what veteran Broadway producer Arthur Cantor has announced as a pre-New York engagement, Henry G. Miller's new drama "Lawyers" will play a May 26 to June 13 engagement at Mamaroneck's Emelin…
Kyle Chandler, best known as the co-star of CBS-TV's "Early Edition," has been inked to co-star in the indie feature "Angel's Dance," opposite James Belushi and Sheryl Lee.
Muse Prods. has locked up rights to a novel by pimp Iceberg Slim, firmed the feature debut of Snoop Doggy Dogg, signed Kathleen Turner and Danny De Vito for a new pic, and set Dennis Hopper to helm…
Mostow/Lieberman Prods. has named Abby Wolf prexy of the Universal-based company, effective June 1. Wolf joins Mostow/Lieberman from Sandollar Prods., where she served as prexy. While there, she…
Touchstone and Caravan Pictures have inked sitcom writer-producer Bennie Richburg Jr. and former music exec Jeffery Dyson to a low-six-figure deal to script a relationship-themed comedy feature for…
The United States Supreme Court ruled Monday that public broadcasting stations have the right to decide which candidates are qualified to participate in televised debates.
Look for … … Young & Rubicam, though fast out of the box during Tuesday’s initial public offering, to settle into a trading range considerably below that of Madison Ave. stalwarts Omnicom Group and…
A group led by former Creative Artists Agency chairman Michael Ovitz backed off pursuing a bid for Polygram Holdings on Monday, leaving Seagram Co. with a free run at the film and music giant.
Kim Basinger is understood to have passed on the lead role in the MGM/Granada co-production "Prime Suspect," for which she was reported to be in advanced talks.
The USA Network deal with Buena Vista TV for reruns of "Home Improvement" (Daily Variety, May 14) fell apart at the 11th hour and TBS has bought the series, beginning in June 2002.
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