Could this be any better stunt casting? "Friends" star Matthew Perry has signed to guest star in two episodes of NBC's "The West Wing."
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Patrick Dempsey is all "About a Boy" and Gary Cole has signed up for "Criminology 101," while Bill Smitrovich has agreed to abide by "The Law & Henry Lee."
Tom Brady, who co-wrote and directed "The Hot Chick" for Disney, has reteamed with the studio to rewrite "The Shaggy Dog" remake, which the studio hopes to make with Tim Allen in the lead.
ABC is readying another round of "Celebrity Mole." Alphabet has ordered up seven hourlong segs of the Stone Stanley Entertainment-produced unscripted hit, with casting set to begin immediately. Skein…
The Walt Disney Co. is going shopping at Neiman Marcus with Steve Martin. Disney has picked up "Shopgirl," based on Martin's novella, in turnaround from Lakeshore Entertainment and will fully finance…
Regal Entertainment Group announced plans to cast an even bigger shadow over the exhibition industry Thursday, with updated details about construction plans in L.A. and six other markets.
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"About Schmidt" and "The Hours" nabbed top honors Thursday at the fourth annual Golden Trailer Awards, for best comedy and best drama respectively.
"South Park," one of the most popular shows among teens and young adults, has taken on a new writer for the 2003 season: the 80-year-old Norman Lear.
High-earning broadcasters and recording artists will have to pay significantly steeper dues if the proposed SAG-AFTRA merger goes through.