Scribe Sheldon Turner's pitch "Overtime" has sold in overtime -- with Warner Bros. edging out Fox and New Line in a two-day marathon of bidding. Pitch sold for $350,000 against $600,000.
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"Celebrity Mole: Hawaii" participant and self-proclaimed sub-lebrity Kathy Griffin has landed a gig starring in an NBC comedy pilot based on her own life.
Edward McKenna Jr., formerly chief financial officer at the Endeavor talent agency, was named senior VP of finance at Fox Entertainment Group on Thursday.
AOL Time Warner's board of directors ended the suspense Thursday, voting to grant CEO Richard Parsons the additional title of chairman, effective May 16.
MCA Records president Jay Boberg, who built an enviable reputation in the business developing cutting-edge talent over the past two decades, ankled Thursday after more than seven years at his post.
Peter Care's "The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys," starring Jodie Foster, will be among the pics screening at the Berlin Intl. Film Festival's children's sidebar next month.
Taking an unpredictable turn in the season's wide-open race for feature honors, the Producers Guild of America has opted mostly for large-scale and high-grossing releases as nominees for its best…
Heidi Klum and Chris Noth hosted the celebration of the anniversary of Gotham and Los Angeles Confidential magazines on Tuesday at Cipriani in New York.
Terence Blanchard will perform music he has composed for Spike Lee movies as part of the Hollywood Bowl jazz series this summer. The director will host the July 30 concert, one of eight under the…
As home entertainment continues to tighten its grip on all facets of the movie industry, New York production and financing shingle Hart Sharp, producer of Golden Globes picture nominee "Nicholas…