Critics be damned: CBS, the home of the Hallmark Hall of Fame, is turning to killer sharks and man-eating locusts in a bid to woo younger auds to its Sunday movie franchise.
Benoni, a bleak, provincial mining town east of Johannesburg, famous for being thesp Charlize Theron's hometown, is set to achieve a new level of international notoriety in a feature based on the…
HBO is putting all its guns behind "Deadwood." For the first time, paybox is using on-air promos to tease the Tuesday repeat of an original series.
As Pope John Paul II recovers, a battle of papal biopics is brewing in the Eternal City, pitting Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset against pubcaster RAI, with both networks straddling the line between…
ABC comedy "Jake in Progress" had a rather quiet premiere in its regular Thursday timeslot, improving the net's performance from 8 to 9 but placing a distant fourth, according to preliminary national…
Reggie Hudlin ("Serving Sara") has signed on to direct Chris Rock's UPN pilot "Everybody Hates Chris." Meanwhile, on the casting scene, Tara Reid has joined Fox's drama pilot "Hitched," while…
Wolfgang Petersen's big-budget remake of "The Poseidon Adventure" -- one of Warner Bros.' major tentpoles for summer 2006 -- is getting some competition from an unexpected source: NBC.
Rainbow Media has upped Matthew Frankel to VP of corporate communications, expanding his duties at IFC to include cablers AMC and WE: Women's Entertainment.
ABC has found a way to squeeze a little more life out of frosh blockbusters "Lost" and "Desperate Housewives"-- and possibly expand their already sizeable fan base to boot.
Desperate to reverse a ratings slide, ABC's newsmagazines are broadcasting another racy "Desperate Housewives"-themed show, with lazy husbands, terrible kids and frazzled parents who swap spouses to…
Frosh NBC laffer "Joey" will join vet skeins "Crossing Jordan," "Las Vegas," "The West Wing" and "ER" on next season's sked, the net announced Thursday.