From the Army Archerd Archive: Danny Kaye wanted to assist (at least attend) this a.m.'s surgery session of -- his press agent Bill Blowitz!
Markets & Festivals
The CW has finally pulled the plug on Media Rights Capital's Sunday night time buy, ending an experiment that had quickly soured.
CBS rolled to victory on Wednesday, riding season highs for its comedies and winning perfs from its crime dramas. Of course, the Eye's success was made easier by the meager numbers put up by ABC and…
Fox News continues its drive to keep top people in place as the org's parent company -- News Corp. -- announced that Fox News Channel topper Roger Ailes has signed a five-year pact that keeps him at…
Alexandra Stone has been tapped to helm CMP Film, a London-based film shingle set up by legit company Creative Management and Prods., founded by Nick Frankfort and Tobias Round two years ago.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences is honoring late Italo helmer Federico Fellini and the 50th anniversary of his film "La Dolce Vita" with an exhibition titled "Fellini Oniricon -- The…
Rosie Perez, Craig Ferguson and Arsenio Hall will join Christina Ricci for the CG-animated feature "The Hero of Color City," directed by Becky Bristow. Thesps will lend voices as a group of crayons…
Management company Principal Entertainment is forming a film production division, hiring Susana Zepeda to run it.
Robert Schwentke is attached to direct the thriller "Venus Fixer" for New Line and Mandalay Pictures.
Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor have dropped out as the directors of "Jonah Hex," the DC Comics property that is expected to headline "W." and "Milk" star Josh Brolin as a partly disfigured…
Sony has snapped up feature rights to "A Butler Well Served by This Election," the life story of an African-American butler at the White House, and set up the project with Laura Ziskin.