The burgeoning DVD market for concert films is having a positive effect on programming at niche cablers and now PBS. "Three Great Pickers," a chronicle of a one-time-only show featuring bluegrass…
CBS has found its Gipper, casting James Brolin as Ronald Reagan in its upcoming mini "The Reagans."
The Producers Guild of America has elected veteran exec Brian Seth Hurst as chair of its year-old New Media Council, designed to respond to the production boom in areas beyond traditional features…
MGM Home Entertainment is launching an MGM Kids label -- featuring a lion cub in place of the familiar Leo in the logo -- to emphasize all the new deals it has struck for high-profile preschool and…
Things just keep looking up for the few, the proud, the "Becker" fans. The Ted Danson laffer -- which hadn't even been renewed until a few weeks ago -- has now landed a spot on CBS' fall schedule.
Universal Family Entertainment has inked a wide-ranging, three-year distribution agreement with German license trader EM.TV.
Lorne Greene will ride the space prairie again on DVD when Universal releases all 24 hourlong episodes of the elaborate science-fiction TV series "Battlestar Galactica" Oct. 21.
Auds will get another chance to relive the second-worst day of Jack Bauer's life, as 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment's second season "24" DVD collection drops Sept. 23.
"Harry Potter" publisher Scholastic Entertainment has lost its case against the Fox Entertainment Group over kiddie TV series "Goosebumps."
Pat Rubie runs Top Technicians, Australia's largest booking agency for film and TV crafts, and she's glum -- as are many techies. Rubie describes the first six months of this year as "catastrophic."…
Ted Danson's cranky Dr. John Becker hasn't shut down his practice after all. After a month of speculation regarding the fate of the CBS sitcom "Becker," Eye execs confirmed Monday the network had…