David Nutter, the director-producer who is 14-for-14 in helming pilots that have earned series pickups, has signed on to direct and exec produce the pilot of "Eastwick," Warner Bros. TV's adaptation…
Dustin Lance Black's "Milk" has won the WGA's original screenplay award while Simon Beaufoy took the adapted screenplay trophy for "Slumdog Millionaire."
Katherine Pope, former prexy of NBC Universal's TV studio, has signed on to the Fox drama "Lie to Me" as a consulting producer.
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Writers Guild of America East will give its Evelyn F. Burkey Award to the Committee to Project Journalists.
"Milk" screenwriter Dustin Lance Black has been tapped to receive the WGA West's Paul Selvin Award.
The NATPE exhibition floor, once famous as a site of dealmaking and debauchery in the heyday of the firstrun syndie biz, died Jan. 29 of natural causes. It was 28.
The Los Angeles Times is undergoing a major overhaul, downsizing as of March 2 into four main news sections and discontinuing the stand-alone California section. As a result, the Times will lay off…
The Marie Osmond yakker is a go for fall now that distrib Program Partners has sealed key clearance deals for the show in New York and Los Angeles.