Randy Quaid and Whoopi Goldberg have been cast in Robert Halmi's Emerald Isle extravaganza, "Leprechauns," set to air as a four-hour NBC miniseries in November.
Jeffrey Glaser has been upped to veep of creative affairs in 20th Century Fox TV's drama wing.
The FX cabler has picked up the off-network rights to the Chris Carter drama "Millennium," which was recently canceled after three seasons on Fox.
Norman Lear has inked a deal with Film Roman to develop an animated comedy series that takes an irreverent look at the aging process.
Jenny Hontz is ankling as TV editor of Variety and Daily Variety to become veepee of creative affairs for Disney's Buena Vista TV Prods.
David England has been named chief financial officer of the UPN weblet.
Columbia TriStar TV has filed a $25 million breach of contract lawsuit against Daniel Stern, claiming the thesp killed the chances of the CBS comedy pilot "Partners" getting picked up by bad-mouthing…
Tara McCann has been upped to head of television for Francis Ford Coppola's American Zoetrope. She'll also serve as Coppola's producing partner on TV projects.
Maybe they'll call it "Come See About Me." Diana Ross' Anaid Films has inked a deal with ABC to produce a four-hour miniseries chronicling "her spectacular rise to fame and her early, unparalleled…
Broadcasting veteran Rick Feldman has been named chief operating officer of USA Broadcasting, which is poised for a dramatic transformation as USA speeds the rollout of its "CityVision" format.
It's Howard Stern's "Doomsday" scenario: People in motor homes searching endlessly for family values in post-apocalyptic America.