Just as production began on drama "Venus," Miramax Films closed a deal to acquire the North American and U.K. distribution rights to the film.
E! Entertainment TV is keeping alive former Fox reality show "The Simple Life," greenlighting 10 new episodes for late spring.
Disney has quietly signed a new five-year deal with the producer who's presently spending the bulk of the studio's production budget. Jerry Bruckheimer is responsible for the back-to-back "Pirates of…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
HBO is making a rare foray into broadcast production, setting up the half-hour laffer "Big Loud Lisa" at Fox. Project -- from the cabler's HBO Independent Prods. arm, co-producer of "Everybody Loves…
Jim Carrey will topline and Tim Burton will helm Paramount's action-adventure pic based on the exploits of Robert Ripley, the explorer and newspaper columnist who created “Ripley's Believe It or…
"Law & Order: SVU" exec producer Neal Baer has sold a pair of projects to NBC tackling two hot-button but timely subjects: science and journalism. Baer will exec produce both projects through his NBC…
Vanessa Redgrave, Leslie Phillips and Richard Griffiths have joined the cast of Roger Michell's London-set comedy “Venus.” Phillips and Peter O'Toole play seasoned if unsuccessful thesps in their 70s…
"Sex and the City" exec producer Jenny Bicks is tackling a trio of femme-powered TV projects including a comedy for ABC from "Walk the Line" writer-helmer James Mangold and producer Cathy Konrad.
The Rolling Stones have signed on as halftime performers during this season's Super Bowl. Sprint has ponied up a record $12 million to be the sole sponsor of the 12-minute halftime show, presided…
"The Passion of the Christ" star Jim Caviezel is joining "Deja Vu." Caviezel is negotiating to play a terrorist who blows up a ferry. The drama stars Denzel Washington as an FBI agent who, upon…