The movie awards season has only just begun, and already the Oscars race finds itself eclipsed by the shadow of the previous master of ceremoni -- perennial orite Billy Crystal is out of the running.
Despite facing tougher competition this year, CBS perennial favorite "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" shined brightly Tuesday in key demos, topping both "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" on ABC and the…
Model-turned-actress Angie Everhart may not normally compete for roles with James Caan, but she did take his place this week. Caan was slated to exec produce and star in a Pearson Television…
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…
Francoise Bertrand, chairman of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission, is set to ankle her top job at the Canuck broadcast regulator to move to Secor Consulting on Feb. 15.
E! Networks is producing the telefilm "Romantic Comedy 101" for a preem on E! in fall 2001 starring Jeremy London, Joseph Lawrence and Natalia Cigliuti. Tom Arnold and Thomas Ian Nicholas also have…
UPN is close to pacting with World Wrestling Federation Entertainment and Paramount Network Television for "Manhunt," a new hourlong reality skein that combines elements of "WWF Smackdown" with…
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…
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…
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.