Rights to Will Eisner comicbook "The Spirit" have been purchased by financier Odd Lot Entertainment, which is planning a live-action feature adaptation.
Imagine Television is consolidating its management structure, promoting comedy chief Katie O'Connell to exec VP and adding drama development and current programming to her portfolio.
Graphic novel "Death: The High Cost of Living" has landed at the minimajor in turnaround from Warner Bros. Pictures.
Universal Pictures has acquired "The Dog Walker," the new novel by former Dell editor-in-chief Leslie Schnur.
Paramount Pictures has bought a comedy pitch from "The Wedding Crashers" scripters Steve Faber and Bob Fisher about an ex-president writing his memoirs and set it up at Tapestry Films.
Christopher Tuffin and former NFL linebacker Glenn Cadrez have formed horror entertainment shingle BloodWorks and partnered with international consultancy the Steel Co. to produce, finance and…
Former WB topper Jordan Levin won't stray far from the Frog this fall. Levin, who left the net last month after being demoted from the CEO post, has signed on to direct an episode of the WB's hit…
Cable web HDNet will telecast performances from the summer concert series at Central Park SummerStage Sundays at 9 p.m.
"Sexual Dependency" producers Gregory Leonarczyk and David Guy Levy have partnered to form Periscope Entertainment, an independent production company to develop and produce three or four films a year…
The cutthroat TV-sports rivalry in Denver between Rupert Murdoch and local billionaire Stan Kroenke heated up Thursday when EchoStar signed a carriage deal for Kroenke's breakaway network Altitude…
Never say die: HBO topper Chris Albrecht still hopes he can squeeze a few more episodes out of "The Sopranos" and creator David Chase. That's a good sign for fans, who face an 18-month wait before…