Garth Brooks and Whoopi Goldberg are exec producing "Call Me Claus," an original two-hour musical Christmas telepic, in which Goldberg will star, that's set to air on TNT in December. Goldberg plays…
The showbiz pecking order now requires that the head of a cable network should have the title of president, so Scripps Networks has promoted the general managers of its three networks from senior VP…
Video-on-demand network Intertainer has pacted with A&E Television Networks and EMI Recorded Music to offer content to the service's 4,000 subscribers.
Direct-to-video producer Full Moon Universe, which recently began trading as a public company, will announce today that it has inked William Shatner to host a syndicated TV series presenting Full…
Pax TV and part-owner NBC have extended their partnership on the primetime drama "Mysterious Ways," the most visible example of synergy so far between the two broadcasters.
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
GoldPocket Interactive has teamed with TBS Superstation to develop an interactive component to "Dinner & a Movie" that will allow viewers to participate by logging onto the show's Web site at…
If "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" ends up leaving the WB for Fox next fall, Jamie Kellner wants the world to know this: It's not his fault.
Canal Plus has agreed to provide half the budget for a series of 90-minute TV movies based on short stories by some celebrated Latin American authors. Andy Garcia has signed to star in one of the…
Peter Bart: The Backlot
HBO has purchased cable rights to the documentary "The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg" to broadcast on "Cinemax Reel Life."