Spanish TV net Tele 5 has inked a five-year licensing deal with U.S. producer Joe Singer ("Mercury Rising," "Dante's Peak").
Bill Cosby has signed to star in an original movie for TNT called "Work in Progress." Cosby plays a jazz musician who can't commit to a relationship. Cosby will also co-write the movie with Charles…
Showtime has greenlit production on the telepic "Varian's War: A Forgotten Hero," exec produced by Barbra Streisand. Script concerns Varian Fry, who rescued artists from Nazi persecution during WWII.
Court TV will team up with ESPN to cover the murder trial of Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis.
Unlike other network presidents, Sandy Grushow, chairman of the Fox Television Entertainment Group, is remarkably unfazed by the success of ABC's megahit "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire."
A clutch of new American TV shows with movie-like qualities could be a very good bet for foreign TV buyers. That's the hope, anyway, of the major Hollywood suppliers as they brace for the arrival of…
It was close, but 20th Century Fox Television has held on to its crown as the leading supplier of network primetime programming, despite a strong challenge from Warner Bros. Television. Par and WBTV…
UPN will inject another dose of testosterone into its primetime lineup with World Wrestling Federation's XFL. The Viacom-owned net has sealed a deal to bring the extreme football league to Sundays…
Fox's farewell episode of "Beverly Hills 90210" blew away the competish among young viewers Wednesday, highlighting a fiercely competitive night that saw total viewership among the major nets surge…
Comedian Louie Anderson, who hosts "Family Feud," will emcee the annual Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards on June 17 at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium.
It's easy to see how CBS was drawn to "The Linda McCartney Story" which, at first blush seems to offer all things to all demos. These auds will all find something to watch in "The Linda McCartney…