BACHELOR PARTY TV Series in the Works for ABC

     October 21, 2014

The film-to-TV trend continues with the 1984 comedy Bachelor Party.  Tom Hanks starred as the husband-to-be who has to survive the ultimate bachelor party while staying faithful to his fiancée.  This new rendition is only loosely based on the original …

Fox Greenlights 12 Episodes of J.J. Abrams’ ALCATRAZ

     March 8, 2011

At this point, news of J.J. Abrams having a television series greenlit is similar to news about rain being wet.  Nevertheless, we’re obliged to let our readers know that Fox has ordered 12 episodes of Abrams’ latest creepy island series, …

Fox Passes on 24 Movie Script

     January 1, 2011

20th Century Fox Television has axed Billy Ray’s (State of Play) 24 film script.  While this probably means Mr. Jack Bauer won’t be gracing the silver-screen in the immediate future, according to executive producer (of the series and, purportedly, the …

FOX Announces 2009-2010 Schedule

     May 20, 2009

Peter Rice, Chairman, Entertainment; and Kevin Reilly, President, Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company, unveiled the FOX primetime schedule for the 2009-2010 television season to the national advertising community during its annual Programming Presentation at New York City Center this morning. If …