Nicole Kidman is dropping out of Mel Brooks' bigscreen adaptation of legit tuner "The Producers," so Matthew Broderick and Nathan Lane will have to put out a new help-wanted ad for a thesp to play…
Walter Salles will receive the Intl. Filmmaker Award for "The Motorcycle Diaries" at the 16th Palm Springs Film Festival. Helmer was also selected for his producing and mentoring contributions to the…
The Mouse House has caught up with "Catch Me If You Can" scribe Jeff Nathanson, inking a deal for him to helm "The Ghosts of Girlfriends Past."
Improv vet and former talkshow host Wayne Brady will next try his hand in the sitcom world, starring in a project in development at NBC. Script, which has been picked up with a significant penalty…
ABC has beefed up its reality division, adding a pair of full-time VPs to work under exec VP Andrea Wong. John Saade, who ankled the Alphabet in January 2003 to become an independent producer, has…
Working Title co-chairmen Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner have made a preemptive acquisition of "Alibi," a novel by Joseph Kanon to be published in May by Henry Holt.
UCLA Live's planned celebration of the venerable jazz and new classical label ECM has been canceled. "The vision didn't match the resources," a UCLA Live spokeswoman said.
Alec Baldwin is in negotiations to star as the coach in the basketball pic "Street," which Michael Shapiro is directing at MGM. Baldwin was also just added to the cast of Sony's "Fun With Dick and…
FX has assembled the cast for its one-hour war drama pilot "Over There," from Steven Bochco and Chris Gerolmo. Leads will be Erik Palladino ("ER") and newcomer Josh Henderson.
The Mount Film Co. has acquired "High Times," a spec by Jason Mundy and Gregg Moscot, with Graham Aldis attached to direct.
Spanish-lingo broadcaster Telemundo has tapped Alfredo Richard veepee of corporate communications.
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