Eight-hour historical doc based on the provocative David Halberstam tome "The Fifties" carries the depth and vitality of a truly definitive work, painstakingly deconstructing one of our most…
Following the theory that there can never be too many recastings of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol," this USA made-for re-teams Cicely Tyson and director John Korty from memorable "The…
Despite the powerful but too-brief presence of Julie Harris as her holy-terror grandmother, this is young thesp Jena Malone's vidpic. Malone's solemn-faced, bounce-back Ellen Foster strides bravely…
We all know what the world's oldest profession is. But this sumptuously detailed, ultra-comprehensive four-hour historical doc makes a strong case for magic being the second-oldest, blending film…
After a crisis in the mid-1990s and a stabilization last year, the annual Monte Carlo television market (Feb. 23-26) has reported that marketing efforts have paid off.
Trimark's "Eve's Bayou" reeled in the lion's share of nominations Thursday for the 29th NAACP Image Awards, which will be presented Feb. 13-14 in Pasadena.
Premier Advertiser Sales, the ad sales wing of Paramount Television Group, has changed its name to Paramount Advertiser Services as the unit broadens the scope of its activities to include the…
Fox Broadcasting Co. in January is planning to relaunch the summer reality series "Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction" Fridays at 8 p.m. leading into "Millennium."
Despite the assertion Wednesday by Tele-Communications Inc. prexy Leo Hindery that "the sun has set" on the direct broadcast satellite industry, a couple of satcast industry infiltrators at the…
The people who bring you "Saturday Night Live" and "Late Night With Conan O'Brien are jumping head-first into the book biz.