‘Dark Tower’ To Air On HBO, Producer Says

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Despite its troubles, the adaptation of Stephen King’s “The Dark Tower” book series is still standing — on the small screen, at least. Producer Brian Grazer told MTV News that the television portion of the project — which, overall, is to include a TV series and three movies […]

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Sarah Silverman Lands Comedy at NBC

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Sarah Silverman’s upcoming comedy series has found a home at NBC, an individual familiar with the project confirms to TheWrap. The single-camera comedy, which is being co-produced by Imagine TV and 20th Century Fox Television, has received a put-pilot commitment from NBC, following a bidding war between multiple […]

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Lawyer: ‘Happy Days’ Suit Prompted Checks to Cast

By ANTHONY McCARTNEY, AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES — “Happy Days” cast members who filed a multimillion dollar lawsuit against CBS over merchandise profits have received checks for a small fraction of the amount they say they are owed, their lawyer said Wednesday. Attorney Jon Pfeiffer said the checks received after the case started were […]

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Ron Howard Teams with ‘Amazing Race’ Producers for ‘Escape’ Reality Show

TV is staging “The Great Escape.” And it sounds like an adventure we can get behind. Especially after we learned of the “Amazing” team behind the new reality show for TNT. Ron Howard and his producing partner Brian Grazer (behind the pulse-pounding “24”) are teaming with “Amazing Race” executive producers Bertram van Munster and Elise […]

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‘Happy Days’ Actors Sue Over Merchandising Revenue

By Alex Dobuzinskis, Reuters LOS ANGELES — Actors from the TV comedy “Happy Days” filed a $10 million lawsuit against CBS and Paramount on Tuesday over profits from merchandising on everything from casino slot machines to T-shirts. Anson Williams, Marion Ross, Don Most and Erin Moran — who all appeared on the 1974-1984 show — […]

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Ron Howard a ‘Little Surprised’ over ‘The Dilemma’s Gay Controversy

Ron Howard opened up to “The View” Thursday about the controversy surrounding his upcoming film “The Dilemma,” after an offensive line was pulled from its trailer. Watch the video on RadarOnline.com As RadarOnline.com has previously reported, a line from the film in which character Ronny Valentine (played by Vince Vaughn) says “that’s so gay” was […]

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