The Weinstein Co. has acquired screen rights to "Kung Fu High School," a Ryan Gattis novel that has been scripted by Ernesto Foronda.
Televisa, Mexico's No. 1 net and the world's largest producer of Spanish-lingo content, on Monday said net profit rose 8.1% during the third quarter compared with the same period last year on…
The inaugural Asian Festival of First Films (AFFF) sees 22 debut films nominated for nine awards across eight categories. Nommed movies will preem at Golden Village cineplexes in Singapore during the…
NBC Universal Cable has engineered a renewed carriage agreement of its USA Network with Time Warner Cable in a deal that includes TW taking on three new networks: Universal HD, mun2 and Telemundo…
Walden Media has acquired the rights to Mike Lupica's forthcoming baseball novel "Heat" and set it up with Joseph Del Hierro's Oh Really Prods.
With the hope of an Oscar nomination, Mel Brooks has written a song for the film version of "The Producers." "There's Nothing Like A Show On Broadway" is sung over the credits by co-stars Nathan Lane…
Six months after a Sony-led consortium of investors bought MGM, Harry Sloan has been named chairman and CEO of the Lion. A member of the MGM board of directors, Sloan is also becoming a private…
Broadway biz grew by a healthy $620,000 for the week ending Oct. 23, with total grosses rising to $15,848,231 and attendance stepping up about 10,000 to 225,538.
Paramount and MTV Films have signed a two-year first-look deal with Jamie Foxx and his producing partners, Jaime Rucker King and Marcus King.
In New York: "Gee, it's nice to get out of the house!" That's what Madonna, wife and mother of two kids, said around 3:30 a.m. Saturday night at the Roxy.
Sci Fi Channel has renewed space operas "Stargate SG-1" and "Stargate Atlantis," picking up 20 episodes of each for premiere next summer.