Nonfiction powerhouse Stone Stanley Entertainment is looking to expand its presence in scripted programming, pacting with thesp Stephen Baldwin to develop a single-camera laffer about an unlikely…
United Intl. Pictures has hired vet exhib Kurt Rieder to take charge of its sales and marketing ops in Asia, excluding Japan.
Gotham-based film and TV shingle Abandon Pictures has acquired the feature rights to Viking-themed comic strip "Hagar the Horrible" and plans a live-action movie based on the character.
Courtney Love will collaborate with publisher Tokyopop on a fantasy comicbook series influenced by the volcanic singer-actress' love of Japanese manga.
Miguel Arteta will take up producing reins for the first time on Korean-American newcomer Michael Kang's debut feature "The Motel," which generated strong buzz in the 2002 Sundance Writing and…
In a seven-figure deal, Universal Pictures has bought a survival-themed drama to be scripted by Paul Attanasio and produced by Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Section Eight, the shingle run by Steven…
Scribes Bill Martin and Mike Schiff ("Grounded for Life") have inked a two-year deal, seven-figure deal at Warner Bros. TV to develop and produce new sitcoms.
Sam Nazarian's Samy Boy Pictures has inked a first-look deal with Matthew Rhodes and Judd Payne's Persistent Entertainment.
Beginning its 2004 presidential election coverage in earnest, NBC News said Tuesday that MSNBC will soon "embed" journalists with each of the Democratic candidates.
Walt Disney Animation has acquired a pitch from tyro scribe Rian Johnson -- "The Prince and the Pig," based on an epic poem.
Beleaguered cable giant Charter Communications said in a government filing Wednesday its executive VP and chief financial officer Stephen Silva resigned his post, citing personal reasons.