HBO has signed Whoopi Goldberg, Diane Keaton and Linda Ellerbee to produce a 12-hour miniseries.
Director-writer James Cameron will host a 60-minute documentary for the Sci-Fi Channel about all of the hoo-ha that followed in the wake of the Halloween Eve 1938 radio broadcast of Orson Welles'…
Radio and TV companies, the high-fliers among media stocks for most of the past couple of years, are suddenly the lepers of Wall Street, at least within the showbiz sector.
Home satellite broadcaster DirecTV Japan said on Monday that it had 181,900 subscribers as of Sept. 30.
Filmmaker Tim Burton has inked a deal with Columbia TriStar TV Distribution to exec produce "Lost in Oz," a big-budget syndie drama series derived from the works of "Wizard of Oz" author L. Frank…
Shannen Doherty plays a witch in this reteaming of the former "Beverly Hills, 90210" star with producer Aaron Spelling, and despite the obvious opportunities for cheap shots regarding casting…
Several top Hollywood studios are unofficially boycotting NBC in a high-stakes game of development chicken over the hot-button issues of network ownership and long-term license fees.
In "7 Days," Jonathan LaPaglia plays a guy in a CIA mental hospital who is naturally tabbed to save the United States, because who better than the mentally ill to keep the nation from imploding? The…
Broadcasters proudly announced Tuesday that at least 42 digital TV stations -- 16 more high-definition outlets than previously expected -- will be up and running next month.
Thesp John Corbett ("Northern Exposure") has been tapped to star in "The Judger," Fox's upcoming sci-fi syndie drama skein from helmer Jan De Bont (Daily Variety , Oct. 5).
Canada's Telescene has pacted with Fremantle Corp. for exclusive distribution of two family comedy series.