Fourth of July might be all about fireworks and barbecues now, but what if the events of the Revolutionary War hadn’t ended in our favor? Working with Lionsgate TV-based producer Allison Shearmur…
The Algerian Ministry of Culture and Los Angeles-based American company Cinema Libre Studio have signed an agreement to co-produce a movie based on Algerian leader Abd El-Kader.
A “Friends” alum is heading towards a D.C. “Scandal.” Lisa Kudrow has nabbed a recurring role on “Scandal’s” upcoming third season, ABC confirmed to Variety. Details about Kudrow’s character are not…
After years of posturing, Weinstein Co. and Celestial move ahead with the remaking of Chinese classics.
Jordan Kerner's career as a television executive started long before he reached the network suites at ABC and Universal Television for NBC; it started in his Stanford dorm room.
In a sense, ABC’s penchant for big, promotable concepts is tailor-made toward the abbreviation required by upfront presentations, right up until the actual series go on the air. Yet despite ABC…
ABC is being sued by the studio trying to revive two of the soap operas the network canceled for killing off some of the series’ characters. Prospect Park, which will relaunch “All My Children” and…
The material here is on the generic side, with cliches to spare.
Beth Henley has fired up another batch of spicy, Southern-fried gothic grotesques in "The Jacksonian," her strongest offering since the Pulitzer-winning "Crimes of the Heart" three decades ago.
Universal has pre-emptively bought "Thirteen," a spec by Benjamin Magid, and set it up with Uni-based Strike Entetrainment and Brooklyn Weaver at Energy Entertainment.
The reasons "Knickerbocker" has remained on the shelf for 70-odd years are immediately apparent.