Disney is going big with a worldwide day-and-date premiere of its Oren Peli-Steve Spielberg thriller "The River" thanks to lessons the Mouse House learned from "Lost."
Fox has landed ''Rebound,'' a late comedy spec entry to pilot season fielded by Joe Port and Joe Wiseman with ''Modern Family's'' Steve Levitan and Jason Winer also on board.
In another major change at RHI Entertainment, Robert Halmi Sr. is exiting the company he founded decades ago to launch a new Gotham-based production shingle.
Jaume Collet-Serra has signed on to direct the CBS drama pilot "Quean," from scribe Ilene Chaiken and Joel Silver.
As "Smash" readies for its premiere next week, NBC has tapped helmer Michael Mayer to direct another Peacock pilot, "Do No Harm."
John Wells is back in biz with NBC, which has ordered a prison drama pilot from his Warner Bros. TV-based shingle.
CW has added three more drama pilots to its 2012-13 slate, including a sudser from "One Tree Hill" creator Mark Schwahn and J.J. Abrams.
Judy Greer is back at ABC, toplining comedy pilot "American Judy."
Greg Berlanti's hot streak has spread to cable.
CBS has ordered a pilot for a comedy ensembler penned by Louis C.K. and ''Seinfeld'' alum Spike Feresten.
High school can be a treacherous place.