Lifetime TV has signed Jami Gertz to star in a drama about a former parole officer who devotes her life to working with high school kids of parents who are in prison.
Fox is adding some Foster children to its primetime family. Net is teaming with the producers of A&E hit "Growing Up Gotti" for a half-hour unscripted laffer focusing on music producer David Foster's…
ABC has all but wrapped up its drama development, greenlighting a quartet of pilots from Touchstone Television. Pilot season is also progressing at NBC and the WB, which have each placed an…
Former "Good Morning America" correspondent-producer Mindy Moore has been tapped VP of alternative development for Fox TV Studios.
Several more helmers -- including Roger Corman, George Romero and Tobe Hooper -- have signed on direct segments of the upcoming "Masters of Horror" film anthology.
Maybe they should just hold the Globe after-parties in the BevHilton's lobby. Open a bar; set up a band; dance on top of the registration desk. After all, the lobby is where many of the guests were…
One year after the Janet Jackson Super Bowl incident, a chilling effect has impacted TV content, Fox Entertainment prexy Gail Berman said Monday.
ESPN Intl. has drawn up a new contract that extends its 15-year relationship with the National Basketball Assn. The NBA's other major cable-TV partner, TNT, has put together the most elaborate…
Samuel L. Jackson will return as host of the 20th annual Independent Spirit Awards. He previously hosted the kudofest in 1996 and 1997.
ABC has sent a message to its rivals: You might want to keep your big events off Sunday night. NBC's telecast of the Golden Globes took a significant ratings hit Sunday, proving no match for the…