Chris Carter has set the cast for his new Fox drama "Harsh Realm," while Charisma Carpenter ("Buffy the Vampire Slayer") is joining the cast of the WB's new "Buffy" spinoff "Angel," and Jay Mohr…
Richard Schilling has been tapped as producer for "Passions," the new NBC sudser launching July 5.
Pamela Anderson Lee kicked some sand in the face of her old beach "Baywatch" buddies during the February sweep. Lee's frosh actioner "V.I.P." narrowly beat the enduring "Baywatch," according to the…
Encore Media Group has acquired 28 films from Sony Pictures Classics, including five titles in the firstrun pay TV window: "Central Station," "Tango," "Dancing at Lughnasa," "Men With Guns" and "The…
NBC pulled the plug on the Paramount comedy "Lateline" Wednesday, while CBS gave the boot to the MGM/Trilogy oater "Magnificent Seven" and ABC ended the midseason drama "Strange World" two weeks…
Novelist Anne Tyler is adept at capturing the nuances of the human psyche, from its neurotic frailties to its surprising depths of valor. Director James Lapine and writer Steven Rogers mirror that…
As part of its commitment to televising world premiere movies, Sundance Channel has acquired the cable rights to William Roth's "Floating" and Bruce Sweeney's "Dirty."
Jane Seymour has signed on to star in a "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman" telepic that CBS plans to have on the air in time for May sweeps.
Jerry Bruckheimer, producer of "Armageddon" and "The Rock," is developing an ABC medical mystery thriller with author Robin Cook and a four-hour Western miniseries at NBC.
Barbra Streisand's Gotham-based production company has paid five figures up front for exclusive rights to "A Trick of Light," first-time novelist Karen Blomain's yet unpublished story about love and…