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.
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.
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.
A survey of Asian cable operators reveals that in the world of cable content provision, money doesn't seem to be the bottom line.
Turner's HBO has been rated the top channel in India and Asia by cable operators.