Former "Law & Order" star Jill Hennessy will play Jacqueline Kennedy in NBC's upcoming mini "Jackie, Ethel, Joan: Women of Camelot."
It's out with the old and in with the new at Children's Television Workshop, which has changed its name to Sesame Workshop after 31 years.
Hipster high schoolers are everywhere in "M.Y.O.B.," the Peacock web's sitcom from "The Opposite of Sex" director Don Roos. Loaded with potential, but bogged down with some far-fetched plot twists…
Denis Leroy has been tapped production executive for Europe at Warner Bros. Intl. TV, and will be responsible for the overall management of all production-related issues in Europe for both…
Granada Creative, the programming arm of Granada Media, appointed Marcus Plantin to the new post of director, international entertainment production and formats, with particular responsibility for…
Stepping into the production game, actor Michael Rapaport ("Small Time Crooks") has formed Release Entertainment, together with former development exec Michael Lindenbaum, to create a slate of films…
It took a decade, but the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation finally staged a Media Awards program where you'd most expect it: in the "Gay Mecca" itself. Selling out its Argent Hotel venue at…
Jerry Moon, who has spent 30 years directing traffic and security operations for the annual Academy Awards shows, is retiring.
Helkon Media-based sales outfit Peppermint has acquired for worldwide distribution more than 250,000 titles stemming from Russia's national TV archives, previously unseen outside of the country.
Sheila Sitomer, exec producer of "Extra," will ankle the daily syndie news mag at the end of the season to pursue other opportunities.
Don Mischer has signed on as exec producer of the 52nd annual Primetime Emmy Awards. Mischer, who's orchestrated the last five Emmycasts, will once again be running the show when ABC airs the…