TITLE

SHOWTIME FOR PIANO MAN

AUTHOR(S)
Martin, Denise
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;5/11/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 28, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan by Showtime Networks Inc. to produce a television series "Big Shot," which focuses on the life of the music artist Billy Joel. The company has partnered with Hazy Mill Productions, a company owned by Todd Milliner and Sean Hayes. The script will be written by Paul Chart, who is also the writer of the film "Children of Men."
ACCESSION #
20841882

 

Related Articles

  • 'ISAAK' GETS THIRD SEASON. Schneider, Michael // Daily Variety;8/14/2002, Vol. 276 Issue 51, p15 

    Reports that the television series 'The Chris Isaak Show' has been picked up for a third season by Showtime. Showtime's production of the show in-house; Music artists that have appeared on the show; Previous production of the show by Viacom Productions.

  • 'Dexter' reups at Showtime. Frankel, Daniel // Daily Variety;10/22/2008, Vol. 301 Issue 13, p1 

    The article reports that the U.S.-based cable television station Showtime has secured the rights for the fourth and fifth season of the television drama series "Dexter." Production for season four is set to begin in Los Angeles, California in the spring and each campaign will span 12 episodes....

  • Showtime in business with Linney. Hibberd, James // Hollywood Reporter Weekend Edition;8/28/2009, Vol. 411 Issue 14, p4 

    The article reports that the Showtime Networks Inc., has ordered a television pilot with the working title "The C Word," starring Laura Linney. The television pilot is a dark comedy about cancer, with Linney taking her first starring role on a television series. It is noted that Linney, who also...

  • TWO SIDES TO THIS 'AFFAIR’. BIRNBAUM, DEBRA // Variety;10/21/2014, Vol. 325 Issue 11, p45 

    The article discusses the television program "Affair" on the television (TV) network Showtime. Topics include the work of writer and producer Hagai Levi and producer Sarah Treem to develop the show's concept which depicts dual perspectives of the show's story and Showtime's president David...

  • 3 FACES OF STEVE. Adalian, Josef // Daily Variety;3/16/2007, Vol. 294 Issue 55, p1 

    The article reports on the development of a half-hour television comedy "The United States of Tara," by Showtime Entertainment and DreamWorks Television based on an idea by Steven Spielberg. The script will be written by Diablo Cody and executive produced by DreamWorks TV's Justin Falvey and...

  • Borgias take cable stage. Littleman, Cynthia // Daily Variety;9/18/2009, Vol. 304 Issue 54, p3 

    The article reports on the plan of director Neil Jordan to direct a television series to succeed "The Tudors" for Showtime, ImageMovers and DreamWorks Television. It notes that this program of Jordan is the second Borgias project to issue in 2009. It points out that Jordan has pursued a feature...

  • Eye's open for Hayes. Adalian, Josef // Daily Variety;7/26/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 16, p5 

    The article reports that Sean Hayes and Todd Milliner of Hazy Mills Productions have signed a deal with CBS Paramount Network Television. Under the agreement, Hayes and Milliner will develop scripted comedy, drama and reality programs for the network. Milliner explains the reasons behind their...

  • Net Nails Martial Arts. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;11/20/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 46, p14 

    The article reports on the plan of Showtime Networks Inc. to capitalize on the popularity of the mixed martial arts (MMA) genre beginning 2007 by airing at least four combat sports events annually through 2009 in the U.S. The newly create and yet unnamed MMA outfit run by sports event production...

  • Showtime finds faith. Schneider, Michael // Daily Variety;7/13/2009, Vol. 304 Issue 6, p1 

    The article reports that the religion-themed drama "Revelation" is in development by Showtime Networks Inc. in the U.S. Created by David Janollari and Craig Wright, the hour-long television drama is about an unconventional minister who moved in Texas with his two teens following the death of his...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics