The Kennedy Center's Sondheim Celebration was a predictable winner May 5 at D.C. theater's Helen Hayes Awards. But the annual kudofest also served as the surprise unveiling of the Synetic Theater, a…
Fox captured the second Wednesday of the May sweep in all key categories, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen, as the results show edition of "American Idol" hit a three-month high and…
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U.K. producer Celador Films has commissioned award-winning British scribe Russell T. Davies ("Queer as Folk," "Bob and Rose") to pen a screenplay based on the events surrounding the recent "Who Wants…
Former FilmFour Intl. execs Janine Gold and Natalie Brenner have launched sales company Element X in partnership with tax financier Visionview.
Paramount and DreamWorks have set Robert Gordon to rewrite "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events." Jim Carrey is starring in the film for director Brad Silberling.
Chris Roberts and Christopher Eberts' Ascendant Pictures has formed a joint venture with Germany's VIP Mediafunds that plans to invest $100 million-$200 million into at least six films annually.
Radar Pictures has teamed with New Line Cinema on "This Lullaby," an adaptation of the novel by Sarah Deesen ("How To Deal"), as well as "Son of the Mask," which Radar will now produce for the studio.
Say goodbye to Mango and Mr. Peepers: Chris Kattan is ankling "Saturday Night Live" after seven seasons.
Playtone has shifted from Greek weddings to a swarm of CGI insects.
After teaming up with Miramax Films on "Gangs of New York" and "The Aviator," Graham King's Initial Entertainment Group has come on board to co-finance "An Unfinished Life" for helmer Lasse…