Edward Kerr has been cast opposite James Garner, Gina Gershon and Kathleen Turner in the TNT telepic "Legalese," which recently began lensing.
Granada Entertainment is in talks with Carsey-Werner to co-produce "Earth Scum," an ABC sitcom in development for mid-season, which Granada contends was adapted from its British series "Puny Humans"…
Twelve nights into the four-week May sweeps and most of the good news is going to NBC, Fox and WB. NBC is so far ahead in homes and key demos there's virtually no chance the Peacock can lose the…
"Access Hollywood" supervising producer Laurie Ender is stepping down at the end of this month after three years with the NBC/Twentieth TV syndie newsmag.
Amid great fanfare, Egypt has launched Nilesat, its first solo satellite venture.
After NBC's success selling home videocassettes of its "Merlin" miniseries in 800-number spots after the special, Charles Hirschhorn, president of Walt Disney Television, is pushing ABC to sell…
NCTATele-Communications Inc. chairman John Malone said he's talking to the broadcast networks about a revenue-sharing deal for six to 10 new broadcast-originated high-definition pay TV services. The…
Emmy and Peabody award-winning Olympic documentarian Bud Greenspan has reached an agreement with Showtime to produce five feature-length documentaries through his Cappy Prods.
CBS' "The Last Don II" has begun its two-night run with unexciting numbers, well short of last May's first "Don," but strong enough to gun down ABC's "Waiting to Exhale" and NBC's "The Long Island…
Eddie Cibrian, of Spelling sudser "Sunset Beach," has inked to star opposite Chuck Norris in the CBS telefilm "The Hit Man: Bound By Honor." Shooting is under way in Dallas.
For DreamWorks Television, the pot of syndie gold at the end of the primetime rainbow is finally in sight.