As part of the restructuring of operations at Disney's Buena Vista Television and newly formed Buena Vista Prods., the company has named two new veeps.
HOLLYWOOD -- As if throwing a smackdown weren't enough, UPN now plans to commit "Road Rage." The jockstrap weblet has picked up six hours of the reality skein "Road Rage," a…
NBC has gotten off to a reasonably strong start with the Summer Olympics, with Friday and Saturday ratings putting the net ahead of the pace set in 1992 and slightly behind 1996. According to…
Chris Noth of "Sex and the City" has inked an overall deal with HBO under which the thesp will star in a weekly series for the pay cabler. In addition, Noth has signed a seven-figure deal to produce…
In a move that will prove reassuring to the movie industry, the FCC approved Thursday an anti-copying mechanism for set-top boxes to protect content as digital TV grows in popularity.
Spike Lee will direct "A Huey P. Newton Story" for BET Movies and Roger Guenveur Smith, who created a one-man show about the late co-founder of the Black Panther Party, will play Newton.
Jimi Hendrix's life has been pored over so many times that a cursory overview is, at best, questionable and worse, a farce. "Hendrix" is about as perfunctory as they come, a jaunt through the…
Warner Bros. Television and LMNO Prods. have extended their first-look drama series and telepic production deal. Pact is part of LMNO's efforts to expand its business beyond its bread-and-butter…
The nonfiction tale of the U.S. Marine and the Bahraini sheika who eloped and fled to the U.S. has landed at NBC as a telepic.
The network's long fall TV scheduling nightmare is over. To the relief of TV execs everywhere, GOP presidential contender George W. Bush on Thursday agreed to three formal debates with Demo opponent…