Twentieth Century Fox TV has inked an overall deal with feature filmmaker Mick Jackson, who has directed such pics as "L.A. Story," "Volcano" and "The Bodyguard."
UPN's performance in the recently completed advertising upfront was not as rosy as previously thought, according to sources close to the weblet and media buyers.
TV docu distrib Unapix Entertainment has signed its biggest co-production deal ever: It will generate 24 hours of primetime programming for Discovery Channel and its sister network Learning Channel.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences will bestow its 1998 Governors Award honor on National Geographic Television and the Learning Channel cabler.
Getting inside the American indie scene is the focus of "Independent Spotlight," a half-hour TV pilot hosted by AFI Fest director Jon Fitzgerald and actress-producer Meredith Scott Lynn.
Actor George Clooney has signed separate two-year development deals with CBS and with Warner Bros. TV. The CBS deal, which calls for Clooney to develop and produce TV series and longform projects…
Granada, the biggest producer in the ITV network, is moving into Germany with a deal to develop three shows for leading private web RTL.
ChumCity Intl., the distribution and development arm of Canada's Chum Television, has formed a joint venture with Spain's Canales Tematicos for the development of a local "made in Madrid" music…
Fox Broadcasting Co.'s vice president of drama Jeff Eckerle is leaving the web when his contract expires to pursue opportunities at other networks, sources said Wednesday.
Actor Giancarlo Esposito is joining the cast of NBC's Friday-night drama "Homicide." Esposito has starred in films such as "Nothing to Lose," "The Usual Suspects," "Twilight," "Smoke," "Waiting to…
Warner Bros. comedy director Keith Cox is ankling his studio post to join the fledgling Greenblatt Janollari Studio as vice president of creative affairs, sources said Wednesday.
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