The National Hispanic Media Coalition Monday announced that Capital Cities/ABC and its local O&O KABC-TV have agreed to take a number of unprecedented and potentially costly steps to boost Hispanic…
Robert Singer, creator-exec producer of the drama series "Reasonable Doubts" and "Midnight Caller," has become exec producer on ABC's "Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman," Warner Bros. TV…
Auckland has more TV channels than Sydney following the Oct. 28 launch of the free-to-air Max Music Channel. The city of 1 million inhabitants now boasts eight channels.
Joan Rivers Friday confirmed what everyone had been expecting: her low-rated TV talker will be canceled on Dec. 31. As reported (Daily Variety, Oct. 29), Rivers new "Can We Shop?" home-shopping show…
Fox Inc.'s FX cable network has added three execs to its management team, naming Louise Henry senior VP, affiliate sales & marketing; and Lucy Hood veep, affiliate marketing & strategic development.
The wife and mistress of an abusive man conspire to murder him in "House of Secrets." But it's after he's dead that the real fun begins -- when the corpse disappears, and suspicions arise that maybe…
Edward James Olmos has reportedly been cast as Jose Menendez, the murdered family patriarch in an upcoming CBS miniseries based on the current high-profile Menendez trial.
The 90-minute bloodfest "The Last Outlaw" is a hodgepodge of styles, borrowing heavily from classics in the genre. Billed by the net as Mickey Rourke's first Western, his performance may explain to…
Steve Krantz Prods. has padded a busy longform slate with "Children of the Dark," a CBS movie starring Peter Horton that will begin production in December.
This comedy-thriller starts out well but fails to deliver on its promise. The result is just amusing and mildly entertaining; lack of focus in detail and erratic thesping, directing are at fault.
"Entertainment Tonight's" Leeza Gibbons and "The Young and the Restless" co-creator Lee Phillip Bell were honored as Broadcasters of the Year by the Southern California chapter of the American Women…