Paramount-based Axelrod/Edwards Co. is keeping it all in the Viacom family, setting up a trio of projects at CBS and UPN.
As the fall season for niche films seeking breakout success and awards recognition gears up, Fox Searchlight debuts David O. Russell's "I Heart Huckabees" this weekend on four screens in Gotham and…
Russia's entry for consideration in Oscar's foreign-language category will be Timur Bekmambetov's blockbuster fantasy thriller "Night Watch," the country's nominating body announced Wednesday.
Mexico has selected helmer Luis Mandoki's "Voces inocentes" (Innocent Voices) for consideration in the foreign-language Oscar race.
Disney has paid low-six figures for the pitch "Hip Hop Nanny." Comedy, penned by Michelle McGrath, is based on the true story of a Scottish woman who comes to the United States to become a nanny for…
Novelist and journalist Rebecca Bloom has been named executive editor of L.A. Confidential magazine.
NBC has greenlit a full season of "Joey." The Peacock order adds at least nine more episodes to the show's initial 13-seg order. "Joey," produced by Warner Bros. TV, becomes the first frosh sitcom to…
Warners' "Joey," Disney's "Lost" and Universal's "Savages" will be among the thousands of new shows vying for deals on the Croisette in Cannes next week.
Gianni Amelio's father-and-handicapped-son drama, "The House Keys," is Italy's contender in Oscar's foreign-language category.
David Hare's new play "Stuff Happens," which takes aim at the Bush and Blair administrations, will get its first public exposure in the U.S. with a reading at Hartford Stage later this month.
Nolan Pielak has joined Dream Entertainment as senior VP of international distribution. In his new role, he will oversee the global distrib department and be responsible for handling sales of the…