In an effort to snare and retain the attention of Internet surfers, Paramount Stations Group struck a deal Thursday with online content packager Planet Direct, calling for the Internet company to…
Actor Wayne Knight, known to most as the demented postman Newman on NBC's "Seinfeld," has inked a three-year deal with Carsey-Werner to appear as a recurring character on NBC's "3rd Rock From the…
The Walt Disney Co. and ABC denied Thursday they had anything against Arabs or Catholicism, after complaints from representatives of those groups.
Horrormeister George Romero is attached to direct "Chain Letter," now in development at Joe Wizan and Don Schneider's Phase 1 Prods.
Actor Luke Perry of "Beverly Hills, 90210" fame has signed an exclusive series development deal with ABC Entertainment.
Thesp Kevin Gage has signed on to topline "Rune," a gruesome thriller from Shooting Gallery, the Gotham indie production company confirmed Thursday.
Tribune Co. flagship WPIX New York unveiled its fall sked Thursday, highlighted by the addition of "Frasier" to its late weeknight lineup, and a shift for the dynamic pair "Hercules: The Legendary…
Writer-director John Sayles, who has helmed 11 pictures, including "Lone Star," "Return of the Seacaucus Seven" and "Men With Guns," has joined the board of advisers of Aperture Inc., a nonprofit…
The Discovery Channel, frequently characterized as the network that people seldom watch even though they tell survey-takers they love it, scored the third-highest rating in its history at 9 p.m. on…
While pop culture historians may be scratching their heads a hundred years from now over the meaning of the almost inexplicable popularity of such bands as Duran Duran, Culture Club and Huey Lewis…