Castle Rock Pictures has bought the spec comedy thriller "The Salton Sea" for D.J. Caruso to direct and for Frank Darabont, Eriq La Salle and Ken Aguado to produce.
Tracy Lawrence has been tapped senior veep and general manager at boyzChannel and girlzChannel, a newly created post within the Fox Family Channel-owned digital TV start-up.
Baseball's All-Star Game on Tuesday managed a few ratings highlights but didn't exactly break out of its Nielsen slump. The WB's long-delayed "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," on the other hand, almost hit…
A good idea poorly realized, TNT's "Moment of Impact: Stories of the Pulitzer Prize Photographs" finds the people who "got the shot" but can't conquer a basic obstacle: Still photography isn't a very…
If nautical nonsense be something you wish... "SpongeBob SquarePants" offers it in waves. Nickelodeon's first original Saturday morning series delivers the same type of fresh humor and creative…
Court TV has signed Martin Sheen to host its upcoming one-hour documentary "Virus of Violence," which will be announced Friday by the cabler at the Television Critics Assn. Tour in Pasadena.
Despite the on-going success of tabloid news show "Duro y Directo" (Hard and Direct), Televisa will end its 19-month run on Friday in a bid to reduce onscreen violence.
Odyssey, the family cable web run by Hallmark Entertainment and the Jim Henson Co., will add 450,000 new subscribers in Milwaukee courtesy of Time Warner Cable.
In his continuing quest to jump start the pay-per-view movie business, Warner Bros. Pay TV prexy Ed Bleier has announced that his division has created a generic PPV print and TV ad campaign that he…
Helmer Arthur Allan Seidelman is set to direct Richard Crenna in "By Dawn's Early Light" for Showtime Networks. Written by Jacqueline Leather and David Seidler and produced by Dan Paulson, the film…