The leaders of the DGA and WGA West have warned the Academy of TV Arts & Sciences against overhauling its Primetime Emmy telecast.
Sony has bought spec script "This Bill Smith," which Jimmy Miller is producing through Mosaic Media Group and Gold/Miller.
New Line has bought film rights to the upcoming book "Killing Yourself to Live: 85% a True Story," by Spin magazine senior editor Chuck Klosterman, and set it up with Karz Entertainment.
Hideo Nakata has his eye on "The Eye." The Japanese director, fresh from helming "The Ring Two" for DreamWorks, has signed with Paramount for its remake of Pang brothers thriller "The Eye," produced…
Producer Jeannie Bendel has optioned "Victoria's Secret Service," an upcoming comicbook series by Darren Davis, and signed a first-look producing deal with Energy Entertainment's Brooklyn Weaver.
Warner Bros. has bought "Fort Knox," the action-heist pitch by Charles Segars, and set it up with Basil Iwanyk's Thunder Road Films. Iwanyk and Segars will produce, and Segars' producing partner Jeff…
Paramount has snapped up college comedy spec "Senior Week" from Erica Rivinoja, setting it up for John Goldwyn and Lorne Michaels to produce.
A Los Angeles Superior Court jury has convicted a 40-year-old man on 11 counts stemming from deceptively offering SAG vouchers to actors.
Paramount has purchased film rights to "Prep," Curtis Sittenfeld's first novel, and set it with producers John Goldwyn and Sara Colleton. Set at an elite Boston boarding school, book centers on an…
Jon Avnet (“Fried Green Tomatoes”) has signed on to write and direct the psychosexual thriller “The Understudy” for Phoenix Pictures. The movie follows a young understudy who walks a fine line…
Fresh from winning her second Oscar, Hilary Swank has opted for the supernatural and signed to star in “The Reaping.” Swank will portray a specialist in debunking religious phenomena who’s asked to…