Lee Daniels Signs New Overall Deal With 20th Television

‘Waiting To Exhale’ Reboot From Lee Daniels In Works At ABC

‘Wonder Years’ Reboot In Works At ABC

ABC is bringing back The Wonder Years, putting in development a new take from Empire creator Lee Daniels, that will shift the focus to a Black middle class family in Alabama. The new version will be directed and executive produced by Fred Savage, who starred as Kevin Arnold in the original series.

Lee Daniels: ‘Star’ Revival ‘Ain’t Happening’

Production, Casting Heat Up On Lee Daniels’ ‘Star’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Production will begin in December on “Star,” a drama pilot from “Empire” creator Lee Daniels. Fox, which airs “Empire” and ordered the “Star” pilot, also said that an online casting search is under way for the drama. Among the roles to be filled are those of three female artists trying to […]

Penn Files $10M Suit Vs. ‘Empire’ Co-Creator

Sean Penn is seeking $10 million in his defamation lawsuit against Empire co-creator Lee Daniels over comments Daniels made comparing him to the show’s star Terrence Howard, who’s been repeatedly accused of domestic violence.

Lee Daniels To Create Series Pilot For Fox

News of this prospective music drama from the co-creator of Empire, Star, was delivered by Fox bosses Dana Walden and Gary Newman at a gathering of TV critics Thursday. Star would follow on the huge success of Empire, which arrived in January and not only became the biggest hit of the TV season — averaging 17 million viewers weekly — but also provided a shot in the arm for broadcast overall, the executives declared.

Lee Daniels Signs Multi-Year Overall with 20th TV