Daniel Petrie Sr., director of "A Raisin in the Sun" and winner of two Emmy Awards, died Sunday of cancer at his home in Los Angeles. He was 83.
Former WGA West president George Kirgo, who led the guild during the 1988 strike, died Sunday in Santa Monica after a long illness. He was 78.
Paramount and MTV Films have tapped Terence Winter, Emmy-nommed four times for "The Sopranos" scripts, to pen helmer Tony Scott's remake of "The Warriors."
The "R" will be for raunchy. Paramount Pictures fully expects action spoof "Team America: World Police" to be replete with the trademark tastelessness for which "South Park" honchos Trey Parker and…