Lifetime has ordered a third season of "Missing" from Lions Gate Television. Skein, slated for a June 12 premiere, is one of two original dramas greenlit to return under a new yet-to-be-named topper.
New Line has bought the film rights to the upcoming book “Killing Yourself to Live: 85% a True Story,” by Spin magazine senior editor Chuck Klosterman. The book, to be published in July, centers on…
Robert Downey Jr., Ray Wise, Frank Langella, Jeff Daniels and Tate Donovan have joined the cast of George Clooney's sophomore directorial outing, "Good Night. And Good Luck."
Warner Bros. has bought "Fort Knox," the action-heist pitch by Charles Segars, and set it up with Basil Iwanyk's Thunder Road Films. Iwanyk and Segars will produce, and Segars' producing partner Jeff…
In an effort to capitalize on unusually high publicity and awareness, Showtime is rushing its Kirstie Alley series “Fat Actress” to DVD May 24. The seven-episode series of the half-hour sitcom about…
In 2002, "Spellbound" bowed at Austin's South by Southwest Film Festival to rapturous response. Not that it mattered: ThinkFilm waited until the documentary screened at the Toronto Film Festival…
Sam Jackson is in talks to star in "Flight 121," a New Line thriller that will start production in May. David Ellis, who helmed "Final Destination 2" and "Cellular" for New Line, will direct.
Kenneth Branagh will direct Kevin Kline and Bryce Dallas Howard in a film adaptation of Shakespeare's "As You Like It" to be set in the late 1800s. HBO Films is financing the pic, which will be…
The robustness of o'seas markets and comparative sluggishness of the U.S. B.O. emerged as a theme at the opening of the confab. "Many American movies were basically saved with their higher gross…
Paramount has snapped up college comedy spec "Senior Week" from Erica Rivinoja, setting it up for John Goldwyn and Lorne Michaels to produce.
New Line has bought film rights to the upcoming book "Killing Yourself to Live: 85% a True Story," by Spin magazine senior editor Chuck Klosterman, and set it up with Karz Entertainment.