New Line has sold "Wedding Crashers" in a shared network window to TBS and Comedy Central, building into the deal an added carve-out for a broadcast network still to be named.
Paramount has selected Maggie Gyllenhaal and Maria Bello to portray the wives of Port Authority officers rescued from the World Trade Center in the studio’s untitled Oliver Stone project. Nicolas…
Walt Disney Pictures and Offspring Entertainment have bought spec script "Flight Risk" from scribe Kyle Long for $200,000 against $400,000. Action comedy is about a hapless young man who's hired by a…
SAG members have voted to accept a new interactive contract with videogame publishers with an 81% endorsement -- despite the pact's lack of residuals. Deal maintains SAG's oversight of vidgame…
"American Idol" helped propel Fox to No. 1 last season, but it was the seedy allegations behind the show that dominated new Fox Entertainment prexy Peter Liguori's first time on plate at the TV…
Lions Gate Family Entertainment has unveiled a second animated project on its slate, a bigscreen adaptation of the 1969 kids book "Sylvester and the Magic Pebble." Pic will be dubbed simply…
In a move that sets the stage for the post-Ted Koppel era, ABC News has appointed former BBC producer James Goldston to head "Nightline" starting at the end of the year.
The Broadway revival of "Glengarry Glen Ross," starring Alan Alda and Liev Schreiber, has gone into the black.
The Supreme Court's recent decision on illegal online file-sharing is either crystal clear or perilously vague, according to conflicting testimony before a somewhat bizarre Senate hearing Thursday.
With no "Spider-Man" sequels on hand and its early summer releases a bust, Sony Pictures relied on homevideo and a first taste of coin from MGM to keep its perf about even with last year.
What happened to the dream? Just 11 years after DreamWorks was founded with much fanfare by Steven Spielberg, Jeffrey Katzenberg and David Geffen as a "new" kind of studio in the vein of…