Iran's recent presidential election, with its overwhelming win for liberal candidate Mohamed Khatami, would appear to spell good news for Iranian show business, which has often been stifled and…
CBS News today is expected to name Michael Rubin executive producer of its new Bryant Gumbel-hosted newsmagazine.
U.S.-based National Geographic Channel has inked a deal for its documentary channel in Argentina with local Santa Clara Prods., owners of the Quality Channel.
While Pamela Lee made it clear in court that she won't do gratuitous sex in future projects, "Pretty Woman" scribe J.F. Lawton plans to tap into a so far underexploited asset of the former "Baywatch"…
In the first big executive shuffle since Peter Roth was named president of Fox Entertainment Group last fall, the heads of primetime programs and comedy development are ankling the network, and…
Broadway Video, the company behind “Saturday Night Live” and “Late Night With Conan O’Brien,” has inked a deal with the Microsoft Network to produce original programming for the online venue. Under…
Screenwriter Rand Ravich and New Line Cinema exec Bill Witten’s names were misspelled in Wednesday’s story about “The Astronaut’s Wife” being set up at New Line. * * * “Brooklyn South,” which CBS has…
In a move to consolidate domestic and international distribution, sales and marketing operations under one roof and be closer to NBC Studios' West Coast facilities, NBC Enterprises is moving its base…
Denis Leary, Lea Thompson from "Caroline in the City," Drew Carey and "Frasier" co-star David Hyde Pierce head the lineup for the 15th annual Just For Laughs comedy festival, set to take in Montreal…
A King World talkshow pilot with Pat Lawrence and Katsy Chappell is one of three talk pilots being considered by Tribune Entertainment for a midseason syndication launch next January, sources say.