Comedian Dave Chappelle and executive producer Peter Tolan are charging that the midseason sitcom they developed for Fox Broadcasting Co. was derailed by one explosive issue: race.
Mikail Markhasev was convicted Tuesday of murdering entertainer Bill Cosby's son, Ennis, during a botched robbery, by a jury that deliberated for less than six hours. Markhasev, 19, was also found…
Daytime diva Vanessa Marcil is checking out of ABC's "General Hospital" and is in final negotiations to move into the primetime ZIP code of "Beverly Hills, 90210.''
No, this "Airport" isn't the 1970 movie about the desperate, sweaty guy who totes a briefcase bomb aboard a jetliner. Instead, it is a fascinating, voyeur's-eye-view of London's massive Heathrow…
CBS and Fox have emerged from primetime's most humbling week with their dignity largely intact, but NBC and ABC have performed lowest-ever Nielsen pratfalls.
The fate of veteran war correspondent Peter Arnett was the chief topic of conversation among CNN insiders Tuesday as the fallout from the cabler's notorious "NewsStand" nerve gas story continued.
Jeff Wachtel has been appointed president of Alliance Television, replacing Michael Weisbarth, who ankled the position last week after seven years with the indie company (Daily Variety, July 1).
Robert DeNiro's Tribeca Prods. has signed on to develop its first two projects for cable net HBO, a biopic about Muhammad Ali and a miniseries about the parole system, said Tribeca partner Jane…
Pax Net, the all-family seventh broadcast network comprised mostly of high-profile reruns like "Touched By an Angel" and "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman," has landed outlets in Baltimore and Indianapolis…
ABC producer Bret Marcus is bolting to CNBC to helm the cabler's upcoming Geraldo Rivera news series.
Jennifer Love Hewitt ("Party of Five," "I Know What You Did Last Summer") has been cast to portray screen legend Audrey Hepburn in an original project being developed for the ABC Television Network.