Fueled by the success of his hit ABC sitcom "My Wife and Kids," Damon Wayans is poised for a bigscreen resurgence.
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Sean Combs -- the hip-hop figure also known as P. Diddy -- is in talks to star in an HBO biopic based on the life of 1930s blues legend Robert Johnson.
After a months-long talent search, Warner Bros., Latina Pics. and Wolfgang Petersen have tapped Diane Kruger to play Helen, daughter of Zeus, in the last uncast role in "Troy," the "Iliad" adaptation…
Columbia Pictures is lining up Vin Diesel to star in "Dreadnaught," with Dominic Sena negotiating to direct the naval action thriller. Studio hopes to put it into production this fall.
Continuing its winning streak, Fox News Network lured more viewers as live television captured young Iraqis bringing down a statute of Saddam Hussein in the heart of Baghdad.
Mark Wahlberg is being fitted for the lead role in "The Jacket," a drama that is coming together as a co-production between Section Eight and Mandalay.
Bad news for programmers at rival webs: Fox is adding even more "American Idol" to its primetime sked!
The Regency project's name may be "Stay," but its director David Fincher has gone. Taking his place is "Monster's Ball" helmer Marc Forster.
Producer Teri Schwartz ("Sister Act") has been tapped to head Loyola Marymount U.'s school of film and television.
Breck Eisner is in negotiations to helm "Sahara," the first bigscreen version of the Dirk Pitt bestselling action-adventure by Clive Cussler.