Frigid weather drove up the number of people watching television during February sweeps, but some syndie TV shows are feeling the chill of cancellation.
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Director Michael Caton-Jones has dropped out of "Laws of Attraction," the romantic comedy that is to star Pierce Brosnan and Julianne Moore.
Thesp Matthew Modine has signed up for his first regular series role, joining the cast of CBS drama pilot "Expert Witness." Modine will star alongside Sasha Alexander ("Presidio Med") in the 20th…
UPN and World Wrestling Entertainment have sealed a multiyear deal to keep grapplefest "WWE Smackdown" on the netlet, under new terms.
Columbia Pictures is aiming for yet another Marvel Entertainment franchise, hiring "Star Wars: Episode II -- Attack of the Clones" scribe Jonathan Hales to adapt the long-dormant comicbook "The…
Julia Louis-Dreyfus' NBC laffer "Watching Ellie" is headed back to the Peacock's primetime sked.
After months of keeping mum, the Mouse House let out a roar Tuesday over the media ownership debate. Studio said it's ridiculous for Hollywood's independent community to suggest broadcast networks…
Disney has renamed its vidgame unit, broadened its mandate and shuffled its management, tapping Graham Hopper as senior VP and general manager of the new Buena Vista Games division of Disney Consumer…
Dimension Films has acquired comedy pitch "The Whale" to be penned by screenwriting duo Jeremy Miller and Dan Cohn as a starring vehicle for Ice Cube, who will also produce.
With the Oscarcast quickly approaching, it's time to consider the real issue at hand: Not who wins, but what they say. There is a school of thought that says presenters and nominees should keep their…