Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Pronouncing it one of the most "soiling pieces" of television he's ever seen, Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy-CEO Jack Valenti on Wednesday blasted a History Channel doc suggesting that Lyndon…
Just in time for the tail end of the November sweeps, the Michael Jackson Show is once again ready for primetime -- as well as daytime, early fringe and just about any other daypart in need of a…
If Slinky creator Richard James could turn a spring into a toy, why not turn the toy into a movie? Montreal-based H2V Entertainment has partnered with James Industries, the Hollidaysburg, Pa.-based…
The Syndicated Network Television Assn. will kick off a series of spring sales conferences in New York on March 11.
It's a refreshing change of pace to have the story of Hanukkah recounted by someone other than Adam Sandler. But Disney Channel's schmaltzy "Full Court Miracle" may leave viewers pining for the…
"Blue Collar Comedy Tour," a full-length redneck-humor version of concert movies like "The Original Kings of Comedy," harvested more than 2 million total viewers on Monday, making it the most-watched…
Seeking additional leverage in lining up celeb interviews, NBC News' "Dateline" said Wednesday it has hired E! Entertainment booking producer Stacie Gottsegen.
UPN proved Tuesday night that it too could play the sweep stunt game, as a guest appearance by Will Smith on "All of Us" lifted the successful first-year comedy to series-high ratings .
NBC pulled into a tie with ABC for the adults 18-49 lead on Tuesday behind the strength of the 100th episode of "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," which rated as the top show of the night…
L.A. radio powerhouse Big Boy is teaming with producer/helmer McG and scribe Darryl Quarles ("Big Momma's House") for a half-hour comedy at Fox.