Citing violent content in the "Brooklyn South" pilot, a watchdog group is organizing a petition drive urging CBS stations not to air the Steven Bochco production.
Universal Pictures has struck a deal with "Child's Play" creator and writer Don Mancini to pen "Bride of Chucky," the fourth installment of the murderous doll horror franchise.
The Shrine Auditorium will be the home of the 1998 Oscars, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences officially announced on Thursday, confirming earlier reports (Daily Variety, July 2).
It's no wonder NBC just extended Tom Brokaw's contract and Peter Jennings this month will sign a new long-term pact with ABC: The small handful of rising TV-news stars don't want their jobs.
Helmer Stephen Herek's Mud Pony Prods. has optioned the film rights to Margaret Hooks' biography "Tina Modotti: Photographer and Revolutionary" under the company's first-look deal with Touchstone…
A lack of technicians has delayed the launch of Zimbabwe's second private television channel, Munhumutapa African Broadcasting Corp. (MABC), from this month until Oct. 1.
New Line Cinema and Aurora Prods. have teamed to bring the romantic thriller "The Deep Blue" to the bigscreen under the direction of "Free Willy 2" helmer Dwight Little.
Taking significant stock in the adage that two heads are better than one, DreamWorks' principal troika has named veteran foreign sales exec Jonathan Chissick as co-head of DreamWorks Intl…
German director Volker Schlondorff said on Thursday that he is stepping down as managing director of Babelsberg Film Studios, but will continue to serve as a member of the board for an additional…
TNT has inked a two-year deal to telecast the Screen Actors Guild Awards, SAG and TNT officials announced.
Will the upcoming season of "Home Improvement" be the last? Series star Tim Allen, sources say, is still "wrestling" with the decision of whether to sign on for an eighth year of the hit ABC sitcom…
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