Fox Sports' Sprint Cup Viewership Down 6% NFL Cardinals' Amazon Series Debuts Tirico Receives Warm ESPN Send-Off Multiple NFL Teams Pushing For St. Louis TV Online Network Changing Gymnastics Coverage NBC Swim Trials Audience Down Big ESPN Viewership Slightly Lower In Q2 Pistons Flagship Dumps Sports Format ESPN Didn't Have Much Say On CWS Finale Start USOC Revokes Media Credentials For FloSports
GOLF ON THE SILVER SCREEN: CADDYSHACK MEETS FIELD OF DREAMS
Published June 5, 1995
With Kevin Costner set to star in a golf film by movie maker Ron Shelton and screenwriter John Norville ("Bull Durham" and "White Men Can't Jump"), the L.A. TIMES' Thomas Bonk writes that golf "is a downright hot entertainment property, a smoking two- iron off the tee." Clint Eastwood owns the rights to Michael Murphy's book, "Golf in the Kingdom." Shelton: "'Kingdom,' I'm sure is pretty cerebral. Mine will be more earthy and vulgar, I hope." Shelton's project has a tentative title of "Tin Cup," but he favors "Let the Big Dog Eat" (L.A. TIMES, 6/4).