What is for the most part a decent but problematic family telepic, inspired (loosely, mind you) by the Hans Christian Anderson tale, "The Little Mermaid," gets a boost from a couple of sharp, very…
John Ridley and Sophia Coppola hope to bring a little "flava" to HBO, landing a script order at the cabler about a hip-hop record label.
BBC Worldwide Americas has licensed animated kiddie pic "Robbie the Reindeer in Hooves on Fire" to Fox Family Worldwide in the U.S. and Latin America and to CBC in Canada.
Showtime's "Holiday Heart" is a not-so-cheery tale of a drag queen with a heart of gold who rescues a young girl and her junkie mom. A story of redemption that tries relentlessly to be a tearjerker…
Bombay-based SABe TV has pacted to export its popular gameshow "Jab Khelo Sab Khelo" -- a version of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" -- to several Southeast Asian countries.
Despite some major casting missteps, TNT's "David Copperfield" is genuine holiday cheer. Beautifully shot, well-paced and faithful to Charles Dickens' masterwork, this Hallmark Entertainment project…
Jeffrey S. Rosen has been upped to senior veep, human resources, for ABC.
Kids' WB! has ordered an additional 13 episodes of "Static Shock" from Warner Bros. Animation, ensuring that the animated adventure series will return for a second season in fall 2001. Since its…
Kevin Williamson is looking to get back into TV in a big way, with two potential projects in the works at NBC and the WB.
Memo to Internet companies looking to move into the TV production biz: Don't piss off the people at the network. That's the lesson Icebox.com has learned the hard way in its dealings with Fox…