Syndie sensation "Dr. Phil" and a gaggle of wannabes like "Ebay," "Ellen" and "Starting Over" will try to lift the pall over the 40th annual NATPE confab, which opens today in the Crescent City.
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Best director winner Martin Scorsese emerged to address reporters in an uncharacteristically still manner, standing up with feet together, though retaining his characteristically breakneck, clipped…
Fox is speeding up its 2003-04 series development cycle and staffing a select number of pilots before they're picked up to series as part of a bold plan to launch a handful of frosh skeins in July…
Bragging rights for the first buy of the 2003 Sundance Film Festival went to Lions Gate Films, which paid $1.5 million for North American rights on "The Cooler," starring William H. Macy.
Throughout his career, Robert Redford has always been as involved in political causes as he has in film, and politics are very much on his mind these days as he prepares his 30-years-later sequel to…
Slim Shady enjoyed plentiful pickings over the weekend with his cinematic debut, "8 Mile," in Oz, the U.K., Mexico and the Netherlands.
David Miner, 3 Arts Entertainment's Gotham chief, is relocating to Los Angeles. Move coincides with his decision to reup at 3 Arts via a multiyear contract.
Fox has greenlit two more pilots -- one that uncovers the adult film industry and another that revolves around the world of two romance columnists.
Emmy Award winner Ted Danson and Academy Award winner Mary Steenburgen -- real-life spouses -- have agreed to portray an unhappily married couple in a telepic tentatively titled "Rediscovered Love"…
The second installment of Gotham's Tribeca Film Festival will have a decidedly international accent, based on the first official selections of new festival director Peter Scarlet.