After scoring with his directing debut "The 40-Year-Old Virgin," Judd Apatow has jumped into bed with Universal again for a romantic comedy follow-up. The studio has acquired an untitled pitch that…
James Roday ("Miss Match") and Dule Hill ("The West Wing") are set to star in the USA Network pilot "Psyche," lifting the cast contingency on the project. USA greenlit the pilot about a fake psychic…
Jerry Seinfeld book buddy Ed Broth is looking to bring his "Stories From a Moron" to the small screen via 20th Century Fox TV. Studio has optioned the rights to "Moron" and pacted with former…
Charlize Theron will give series TV a try this fall, signing on to guest star on five episodes of Fox’s cult comedy favorite “Arrested Development.” Theron will play an off-kilter character and…
The Writers Guild of America and CBS have completed a second round of negotiations this month with little progress reported.
The Discovery Channel will premiere its 90-minute 9/11 special “The Flight That Fought Back” in 15 Regal theaters across the country. The film concerns the 33 passengers and seven crew members who…
New Line has pushed back historical epic "The New World" from its planned Nov. 9 release date to a Christmas limited bow and a Jan. 13 wide release.
Fox Searchlight has acquired rights to distribute the BBC Films pic "Imagine Me & You" in territories including North America, Latin America, France, Italy and Japan.
AZN, the cable network aimed at Asian-Americans, has inked a deal with the National Basketball Assn. for two new NBA-related shows.
The Berlin Intl. Film Festival has named Cathy Rohnke, a former exec at pubcaster ARD sales company Telepool, new program manager of the Talent Campus.
Universal Pictures has made a preemptive acquisition of "The Understanding," a romantic comedy pitch for a script to be written by Lorene Scafaria. U-based Double Feature Films partners Michael…