IFC has renewed its flagship series "Dinner for Five" for a fourth season. It's set to kick off with a special edition featuring Martin Scorsese from the Lake Placid Film Festival.
Fox is proud as a Peacock. Net is developing a pair of projects with scribe Robert Peacock ("Blue Collar TV") via two 20th Century Fox TV shingles: Imagine and Original.
Madonna got out of the groove with CBS, where plans for a concert featuring the Material Girl have been scrapped. Eye, which announced the special at its upfront presentation in New York last May…
Universal Pictures has set Gavin and Greg O'Connor to write "Clark & Lewis," a revisionist take on the explorers who were sent West by Thomas Jefferson in search of the mythical Northwest Passage.
Feature production/management shingle Benderspink has inked an overall production and development deal with Fox 21, the nascent indie arm of 20th Century Fox TV headed by Jane Leisner.
Dennis Miller isn't leaving CNBC any time soon. Financial cable news net on Wednesday reaffirmed its commitment to Miller's primetime show through 2005.
Roseanne Barr, Denis Leary and Drew Carey are among comics scheduled to perform at the inaugural New York Comedy Festival Nov. 9-13.
Fox is taking a trip to "Point Pleasant," ordering 12 episodes of the spooky sudser from scribe Marti Noxon ("Buffy the Vampire Slayer"). Skein is a mix of "Peyton Place" and "The Omen," and focuses…
The Federal Communications Commission put digital TV stations on notice Thursday: Either air more kids programming or risk losing your license.
USA Network is bringing sci fi drama "The Dead Zone" back for a fourth season. Cabler has ordered 22-episode cycle of the skein with production on the new segs slated to begin in November.
Suzy Barbieri has been appointed senior VP of feature film development for Klasky Csupo Animation Studio. Barbieri, who joins the company after 12 years at Imagine Entertainment, will head the…