Will Forte's bumbling spy MacGruber is headed for the bigscreen as the latest in a long line of "Saturday Night Live" characters to make that transition.
Fox Searchlight has hired Barry Dale Johnson as VP of national publicity.
Gale Anne Hurd's Valhalla Motion Pictures has hired veteran exec Wendy Japhet as president.
Mandate Pictures has bought a comedy pitch from scribe D.V. DeVincentis based on Bob Powers' book "You Are a Miserable Excuse for a Hero." Project has been set up with the Mark Gordon Co.
Virginia Madsen will star opposite Kevin Spacey as his ex-wife in indie comedy "Father of Invention."
Click. Click. The View-Master may be coming to the bigscreen.
"T.J. Hooker" is headed for the bigscreen as an action comedy with David Foster, Ryan Heppe and series creator Rick Husky producing.
Warner Bros. has picked up most of Midway Games' assets in bankruptcy court for the fire-sale price of $33 million, giving the studio rights to "Mortal Kombat," "Spy Hunter," "Joust" and several…
Justine Bateman has resigned from the Screen Actors Guild's national board of directors.
Fox has tapped Nimrod Antal ("Vacancy") to direct "Predators" for producer Robert Rodriguez through his Troublemaker Studios.
Citigroup and Ryan Kavanaugh's Relativity Media have settled their lawsuits over Citi's attempt to restructure the terms of their five-year slate financing deal involving Sony Pictures Entertainment.