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has paid five figures up front for exclusive rights to "A Trick of Light," first-time novelist Karen Blomain's yet unpublished story about love and…
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.
Looking to pounce on the primetime animation boom, Stone Stanley Prods. has inked a deal with animator Walter Santucci to develop a TV series based on his "Evil Cat" character.
Richard Schilling has been tapped as producer for "Passions," the new NBC sudser launching July 5.
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…
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…
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.
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…
Swiss authorities have given German commercial webs ProSieben and RTL the green light to broadcast a joint Swiss programming window, which will offer programming aimed at audiences in German-speaking…
Daniel Stern, who voices the character of "Dilbert," will star onscreen in his first TV series, a CBS single-camera comedy pilot tentatively titled "Partners."