Fox News Channel is airing two pilots of Joel Surnow's "The ½ Hour News Hour" to test the market for a right-leaning satire show. FNC is testing the concept on Sunday nights. The first episode will…
Apple's new policy of allowing studios to join iTunes with only their libraries and not new releases is finding takers as Lionsgate on Monday became the third to add its pics.
Thanks to an aggressive tax credit program, a record 10 pilots are shooting around Gotham during pilot season. In the past week alone, the Long Island City facility said Monday, four shows finalized…
Oscar's love affair with foreign cinema is no overnight fling. Twelve years before a foreign-language films garnered their own Oscar category in 1957, Switzerland's "Marie-Louise" won for best…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences and the City of Los Angeles have announced street closure plans for the 79th Academy Awards.
Bruce Joel Rubin has been named ShoWest screenwriter of the year. Rubin co-wrote the screenplay for "The Last Mimzy" with Toby Emmerich.
Broadway shook off some of its winter doldrums last week, with most shows posting box office gains over the prior week. Tally of grosses for the 28 productions on the boards rose to $14.5 million, up…
Hot on the heels of their success producing the opening and half time shows at this year's Super Bowl, Don Mischer Prods. is gearing up for its next big challenge: the Special Olympics World Summer…
Morgan Spurlock's still-in-the-works docu about the search for Osama Bin Laden -- done apparently in a comic vein -- is proving a hotter ticket in the Mideast than even "Fahrenheit 9/11."
Buyers in Berlin this week have fallen hard for "Lady Chatterley." Gallic D.H. Lawrence adaptation has sold to dozens of territories and is poised to tie the knot with a U.S. distribber, according to…
Independent Films has picked up soccer doc "In Search of Diego" for worldwide sale.