A new studio with a very old secret weapon has set up in Hong Kong. That's not a reference to Celestial Pictures' new CEO, 40-year-old William Pfeiffer, who has clocked in nine years as managing…
Walt Disney's Buena Vista TV has failed to lure many viewers to watch its "Iyanla" talkshow during the series' premiere week.
Connie Chung is the winner of the Gary Condit interview sweepstakes. The ABC News star has nabbed the much-sought-after first interview with Rep. Condit (D-Calif.) since intern Chandra Levy…
The dismantling of Artists Television Group has led to the premature death of the WB's upcoming reality skein "Lost in the U.S.A."
ABC Entertainment Television Group co-chair Lloyd Braun has sealed a new five-year deal to remain at the Alphabet web.
Film director Jan De Bont's Blue Tulip Prods. and Fox TV Studios are close to sealing a deal to produce cable net FX's first-ever miniseries.
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
The "Tiger Factor" was evident in golf's ratings over the weekend, as CBS' coverage of the PGA Championship -- a tourney in which Tiger Woods never threatened to win -- produced numbers sharply off…
The European Union is throwing its weight behind moves to establish a common standard for the burgeoning digital TV industry.
Rednecks rejoice: NBC has a pair of NASCAR-themed scripted series projects in the works. Sylvester Stallone has sold a pitch about the popular sport to the Peacock in conjunction with Brad Grey TV.
Everybody Loves Patricia, too. Emmy winner Patricia Heaton is close to sealing a rich deal that will pay her at least $250,000 per episode to continue for two more seasons on hit CBS sitcom…