There's exxx-cellent news for fans of "The Simpsons": Homer and the gang may finally be coming to the bigscreen. After years of rumors and wishful thinking, "Simpsons" gurus Matt Groening and James…
Roland Emmerich has made a deal to turn Peter Landesman's Jan. 25 New York Times Magazine cover story about sex slaves, "The Girls Next Door," into a feature film that he will direct.
After a string of international films, Frances O'Connor has come home to Oz to make "Three Dollars," director Robert Connolly's followup to "The Bank," which is due to roll March 8 in Melbourne.
Macaulay Culkin is checking into NBC's Conan O'Brien-produced "Foster Hall." Culkin's casting headlines a busy day on the network development front.
Mission Entertainment and producer Robert Lawrence have made a deal to unleash "Top Dog," a film about a reluctant member of an elite canine squad that distinguishes itself in a hostile combat…
Vanessa Redgrave has inked a three-episode arc on FX hit drama "Nip/Tuck."
DreamWorks could be casting about for more than "Shark Tale" box office this fall, with the studio angling to mount an initial public offering of its animation division coinciding with the release of…
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has announced that sixth VP Michael J. Sullivan, who has specialized in gaining IATSE representation for traveling shows, has retired after seven…
In a letter to institutional shareholders, Disney presiding director George Mitchell disclosed that the Mouse board has stepped up discussion of succession plans for chairman-CEO Michael Eisner and…
Showtime's getting in with the cool crowd. Pay cabler has pacted with Jay Blumenfield and Tony Marsh ("Family Business") ordering a pilot for the net tentatively titled "Make Me Cool," a comedic…
"Cabin Fever" producer Lauren Moews has acquired "Death Angel's Shadow," three short fantasy stories by Karl Edward Wagner that feature the immortal antihero Kane.