HBO has greenlit series pilot "The Unsuccessful Thug" from comedian Mike Epps. Single-camera comedy centers on Epps' early days as a small-time criminal.
Juvenile's "Reality Check" (Atlantic) sold 174,000 copies in its first week, according to Nielsen SoundScan, earning the New Orleans-based rapper his first No. 1 record.
"Nanny McPhee" director Kirk Jones will write and direct "Everybody's Fine," a remake of the 1990 Giuseppe Tornatore-directed road trip picture "Stanno tutti bene."
Bob Cooper's Landscape Entertainment has tapped Michael Nash senior VP, with responsibilities to find, develop and package material.
Fanning played alongside Tom Cruise in one of the top-grossing films of 2005, Steven Spielberg's "War of the Worlds," which took in $234 million domestically.
With investors anxious about the viability of the satellite TV biz, EchoStar on Wednesday suggested a deal with its satcaster rival to create a broadband service could be in the offing.
TNT has run the proverbial sprockets out of the more than 300 episodes of "Law & Order" for the past few years, riding reruns of the most durable one-hour series in the history of television to a…
As "The Matrix's" Morpheus, Fishburne had a key role in one of the more successful film franchises in the last 10 years, with its three films taking in nearly $1 billion collectively at the domestic…
Lauren Graham has been cast as the female lead, opposite Steve Carell, in Universal's "Evan Almighty," Tom Shadyac's sequel to "Bruce Almighty."
Tony winner James Earl Jones will portray U.S. Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall in the world premiere of "Thurgood," running April 30-May 14 at the Westport Country Playhouse.