Veteran producer Vic Kaplan has inked a two-year overall production deal with NBC Studios.
You don't fully realize how annoying people in their late 20s can be until watching this sudsy drama from that impresario of innuendo, Kevin Williamson. He gave the world hip horror pics with…
FROM MIPCOM Britain's Channel 4 took the wraps off a rolling investment fund, dubbed C4I Investment Fund, Tuesday at Mipcom that will be earmarked for high-profile TV programming. Initial outlay is…
Gordon Henry Hastings has been named executive director of the New York chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
In this latest futuristic allegory weighing the various merits of good and evil, Chris Carter doesn't tell us that "the truth is out there." Rather, the "X-Files" creator and acknowledged king of…
FROM MIPCOM In keeping with the overall Internet focus of this year's Mipcom TV market, Discovery Communications has used the occasion to trumpet its planned rollout of fully customized regional Web…
FROM MIPCOM In Germany, Columbia TriStar's latest effort at producing a localized sitcom has just premiered to excellent ratings on top-ranked station RTL.
World Championship Wrestling has signed Vince Russo, head writer of such WWF shows as UPN's "WWF Smackdown" and USA Network's "Raw Is War" and "Sunday Night Heat," to a two-year deal valued in the…
Chalk up another hit for Japanese animation. Syndicator BKN has ordered another 22 episodes of the toon "Monster Rancher" and sold toy distribution rights to Playmates.
UPN has made a put pilot commitment to Viacom Prods.' "The Fighter," a one-hour "Rocky"-like drama from "First Wives Club" helmer Hugh Wilson and thesp-producer Tim Reid.
FROM MIPCOM "Roswell," the upcoming teen alien drama for the WB netlet, has just been bought by Britain's BBC.