Thesp John Corbett ("Northern Exposure") has been tapped to star in "The Judger," Fox's upcoming sci-fi syndie drama skein from helmer Jan De Bont (Daily Variety , Oct. 5).
Filmmaker Tim Burton has inked a deal with Columbia TriStar TV Distribution to exec produce "Lost in Oz," a big-budget syndie drama series derived from the works of "Wizard of Oz" author L. Frank…
TBS has signed Janine Turner as co-star with Antonio Sabato Jr. in "Reaper," the network's first original movie, a sci-fi melodrama about a computer virus whose images on the screen can kill anyone…
The new UPN Monday lineup, featuring the controversial Lincoln sitcom "The Secret Diary of Desmond Pfeiffer," has sustained a serious blow with its premiere performances, settling for Nielsens that…
Shannen Doherty plays a witch in this reteaming of the former "Beverly Hills, 90210" star with producer Aaron Spelling, and despite the obvious opportunities for cheap shots regarding casting…
Richard Aurelio, the longtime head of Time Warner's influential New York City cable systems, will retire at the end of this year from his current post as president of Time Warner's New York 1 News.
Broadcasters proudly announced Tuesday that at least 42 digital TV stations -- 16 more high-definition outlets than previously expected -- will be up and running next month.
In "7 Days," Jonathan LaPaglia plays a guy in a CIA mental hospital who is naturally tabbed to save the United States, because who better than the mentally ill to keep the nation from imploding? The…
Even if every Trek convention and "X-Files" chat room were siphoned at 9 p.m. on Tuesday nights, "Mercy Point" would still have an uphill battle. Sure to be dubbed " 'ER' in space," this ambitious…
Have the broadcast networks gone to the dogs? Now that the "Yo Quiero Taco Bell" commercials featuring a talking Chihuahua have caught on, Fox Broadcasting Co. is interested in developing a talking…