David Strathairn is in final negotiations to headline the Showtime pilot "Paradise." Show marks Strathairn's third partnering with the cabler, having also appeared in the telefilms "Evidence of…
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David E. Kelley came to the Television Critics Assn. press tour Tuesday to promote his upcoming revamp of "The Practice" -- but his most interesting comments had nothing to do with the ABC legal…
DreamWorks Pictures has enlisted screenwriting team Mark Levin and Jennifer Flackett to fashion the love story "Enlisted" in a deal valued at high six figures against low seven figures.
Warner Bros. has bumped up its top tech guru, Chris Cookson, to the new position of prexy of technical operations.
Vivendi Universal has quickly rebuffed MGM's Bastille Day demand for certain additional financial data related to the French conglom's auction of its film, TV and theme park holdings.
The directing bow of "Sexy Beast" screenwriting team Louis Mellis and David Scinto, plus new features from actor-director Steve Buscemi and animators the Brothers Quay and Emily Hubley, are among the…
Kaz Tadashiki, the former chief operating officer at Gaga Communications, has joined independent production and publicity firm Movie-Eye Entertainment as partner, prexy and CEO -- a rare move by a…
First-time actor Asanee Suwon, wrestling champ Kyoko Inoue and former Miss Thailand-turned-thesp Orn-a-nong Panyawong have come on board the biopic "Beautiful Boxer."
The Indian government has asked Rupert Murdoch's Star TV to explain the equity structure of its new 24-hour news channel amid concerns that it is flouting the foreign investment cap.
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