Locking down a deal that has been brewing since fall, New Line Cinema has acquired rights to develop bestselling German children's author Cornelia Funke's hotly pursued novel "Inkheart" as a…
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Don Rickles has signed on for TNT's telepic "The Wool Cap," starring William H. Macy.
Kevin Tannehill has been appointed head of domestic sales for newly launched sales and distribution shingle Echo Bridge Entertainment.
NBC plans to file a counterpunch against "Will & Grace" exec producers David Kohan and Max Mutchnick sometime next week, claiming the duo breached their contract with the network.
Having taken aim at NBC's Jeff Zucker last year, "Just Shoot Me" creator Steve Levitan weighed in on network execs in general Tuesday, saying he understands the pressure on programmers but that they…
On the eve of the opening of his provocative movie "The Passion of the Christ," a stoic Mel Gibson said he was "staggered" by the amount of controversy surrounding the pic, but was adamant that the…
Helmer Pamela Fryman ("Just Shoot Me") has signed up to direct the Marsh McCall/Joel Stein pilot at ABC, while fellow TV vet Gil Junger ("Hope & Faith") is onboard to direct the web's Jessica Simpson…
A "Rocky" boxing match on NBC? Sylvester Stallone hinted he might just suit up and get into the ring himself for the Peacock's upcoming reality show "The Contender."
Turner has officially made TBS the comedic companion for sister drama cabler TNT. In preparation of a summer relaunch, TBS Superstation has been given the tagline: "TBS Very Funny."
VH1 has upped marketing veep Mark McIntire to senior VP. He will head up the creation and execution of all ad-driven marketing initiatives and sponsorship opportunities for VH1, the music cabler's…