Spanish TV net Tele 5 has inked a five-year licensing deal with U.S. producer Joe Singer ("Mercury Rising," "Dante's Peak").
Showtime has greenlit production on the telepic "Varian's War: A Forgotten Hero," exec produced by Barbra Streisand. Script concerns Varian Fry, who rescued artists from Nazi persecution during WWII.
Hal Sparks, the host of E! Entertainment's "Talk Soup," has flown the coop after one year. Sparks will concentrate on TV and film opportunities, while the E! show employs guest hosts before naming a…
Ed Masry is joining the lineup of Twentieth Television's upcoming court strip "Power of Attorney."
It was close, but 20th Century Fox Television has held on to its crown as the leading supplier of network primetime programming, despite a strong challenge from Warner Bros. Television. Par and WBTV…
In his first development deal for television, feature scribe Charles Randolph has inked a two-pilot pact with Twentieth Century Fox Television.
Comedian Louie Anderson, who hosts "Family Feud," will emcee the annual Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards on June 17 at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium.
Unlike other network presidents, Sandy Grushow, chairman of the Fox Television Entertainment Group, is remarkably unfazed by the success of ABC's megahit "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire."