Martin Scorsese has signed to make a feature-length docu on the centenary of American cinema for Britain's Channel Four and world distribution.
As officials have noted, television violence may very well contribute to violence in society, reason enough for greater vigilance and self-policing; however, to pass off existing research as a…
Nancy McLeod Perkins has been named VP, casting, at Universal TV, overseeing casting for all series and pilots.
The family of Robert F. Kennedy has gone to war with the USA Network. The office of his son, Rep. Joe Kennedy (D-Mass.), issued a statement on behalf of the late senator's wife, Ethel Kennedy, and…
After seven months of protests, PBS has decided to air Mark Mori and Susan Robinson's Oscar-nominated docu "Building Bombs, the Legacy," which uncovers massive environmental problems related to 40…
Robin Nassif is a director of casting at ABC, contrary to what was stated in Monday's story on Just for Laughs in Montreal. Donna Rosenstein is VP of talent and casting for the Alphabet web.
Gotham's WWOR-TV has committed to air a full hour of All American TV's syndie gameshow "Family Feud," 4-5 p.m. starting Sept. 13. The New York indie will air original episodes during the first…
ABC, continuing to drive circulation of ESPN2, its proposed spinoff sports network kicking off this fall, has signed deals with three sizable cable operators: Jones Intercable, Sammons Communications…
NBC will offer early premieres of two of its new fall series -- Tuesday sitcoms "The John Larroquette Show" and "The Second Half"-- and will debut its Thursday sitcom lineup Sept. 16.
Josh Sapan was promoted Tuesday to president and chief operating officer of Rainbow Programming Holdings, a job that will make him responsible for more cable networks than any other executive in the…