News Corp. is plunging into the natural world in a big way, buying an 80% stake in Television New Zealand's prestigious Natural History Unit production arm.
The WB network is developing a new drama, "Felicity," from Imagine TV. The show is executive produced by feature film writer J.J. Abrams ("Regarding Henry") and director Matt Reeves ("The…
So it seems there was a little error down at the L.A. County Dept. of Health Services, and B-Right's, the food service that operates the commissary inside KCBS-TV, wasn't delinquent on its annual…
Acclaimed reporter Edna Buchanan, a familiar name to South Floridians, has inked a deal with Barry Diller's Silver King Broadcasting to produce and host a TV series about murder in Miami.
News Corp.'s Aussie cabler Foxtel is believed to have fashioned a program supply arrangement with Hollywood majors Universal, Paramount, Fox and Sony that would substantially reduce its cripplingly…
E! Entertainment Television has finalized and renewed several distribution agreements during Mip Asia.
Time Warner's TBS is continuing to sign up cable operators to pay the network a license fee for the first time in TBS' two decades of operation, with Adelphia Communications the latest convert.
Lighting up a cigarette onscreen always seemed like a cool thing to do. It gave actors dimension, a tool for expressing angst --- or at least something to do with their hands.
We all know what the world's oldest profession is. But this sumptuously detailed, ultra-comprehensive four-hour historical doc makes a strong case for magic being the second-oldest, blending film…
Eric Schaeffer, who wrote, directed and starred in the feature "If Lucy Fell," is developing a new romantic comedy for CBS that he would create, star in and executive produce.
The relaunch of NBC's "The Tony Danza Show" in its new 8:30 p.m. Wednesday timeslot performed nearly 10% better than it had at 8 p.m., but the show still placed fourth in both homes and demos against…