Former Los Angeles Lakers superstar Earvin (Magic) Johnson has agreed to develop, produce and host a new syndicated latenight talk-variety strip for Twentieth TV, which may be on the air by next year.
It's midseason replacement time at the networks as ABC premiered "Vital Signs" on Thursday night and NBC launched "Crisis Center" Friday night, with both placing third in their timeslots.
Atlas Intl. is handling world sales for "A Girl Called Rosemarie." Distrib was misidentified in a photo caption that ran Friday in the screening list of the AFM Market Guide.
Everyone gathered at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel Feb. 25 to say "I love you" to Goldie Hawn, who became the first actress honored by the American Museum of the Moving Image at its annual gala salute.
It's trivial, to be sure, but it's not nothing. A New York judge ruled last week that a trivia book on "Seinfeld," the Peacock sitcom "about absolutely nothing," infringed on the show's copyright.
Reports that Time Warner's vice chairman, Ted Turner, is gung ho to merge Court TV with the struggling CNNfn have driven a wedge between Time Warner and NBC.
With cameos by retired TV spy series reps, "Spy Game" establishes a Crayola-bright series opening with reminders of "The Avengers," "Mission: Impossible" and "I Spy," but comparisons screech to a…
"Due South," Alliance Communications Corp.'s ongoing saga about a Mountie and his dog on the streets of Chicago, was named best dramatic series Sunday night at the Gemini Awards, the Canadian…
Pauly (Mon. (3), 9:30 p.m., Fox) Taped at CBS Television City in Los Angeles by 20th Century Fox Television. Executive producers, Michael Rotenberg, James Berg, Stan Zimmerman; co-executive producer…
Those who assume that mankind has grown more "civilized" as time goes on are in for a major disappointment upon watching "Calling the Ghosts," a fine documentary concerning treatment of civilian…
Someone's been putting something in the Rice A Roni, and it seems to be turning Bay area residents into wigged-out head-cases. This much is clear after watching the pilot of "Crisis Center," a new…