Jaclyn Smith has agreed to star in a TV movie adaptation of Bill C. Davis’ play “Spine,” to be produced by Dick Clark Prods. Clark and Neil Stearns will exec produce the project, which doesn’t have a…
Wendy Fishman has joined CBS Entertainment as director, daytime programs, East Coast. She was an exec producer at E! Entertainment Television, working on such shows as “Pure Soap” and “Inside Word.”…
Michael Douglas has set up a new production company with former New Regency Prods. prexy Steven Reuther, folding Stonebridge Prods., his Columbia-based production company, in the process.
CBS Inc. has filed a trademark infringement suit against two brothers who plan to open a chain of restaurants named Television City.
The Wednesday premiere of "The House of the Spirits" at the Century Plaza will benefit the American Cinematheque's programming fund.
Brandon Tartikoff has inked a deal with cable network E! Entertainment Television that gives the former Paramount Pictures and NBC Entertainment topper use of E!'s production facilities as a…
The Screen Actors Guild has officially named Harry Medved its new national communications director. Medved, former assistant communications director, succeeds Mark Locher, who died Jan. 7 from…
Time Warner Inc. Thursday unveiled Batman the Ride, the newest rollercoaster at its Six Flags Magic Mountain theme park.
The 19th annual American Women in Radio & Television National Commendation Awards saluted CBS' "Murphy Brown" and "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman," Metromedia's "The Jerry Springer Show," ABC's "PrimeTime…
Director Frank Oz has signed a non-exclusive, first-look two-year production deal at Walt Disney Studios, further cementing his relationship with the studio.
About 40 Los Angeles city officials joined with production execs at ABC Wednesday to learn about the film production process and discuss industry and city concerns regarding filming. Industry reps…