Fox has signed director Tim Hill to helm its sequel to family comedy "Garfield: The Movie." Hill's directing credits include kidpics "Max Keeble's Big Move" and "Muppets in Space."
Spain's E300 million ($385.5 million) Ciudad de la Luz studio has greenlit its first pics: Javier Rebollo's "Lo que se de Lola" and Manuel Iborra's "La dama boba."
Former President Clinton stirred the cable news pot Thursday by telling reporters the pope had a "mixed legacy."
Warner Bros. Pictures has optioned "Ten Bears," a nonfiction book about the first all-black lacrosse team, for producer Michael De Luca. Josh Shelov ("Hooligans") is adapting the screenplay.
The Bob Pisano era is ending without fanfare today after the turmoil of the past 3½ years. SAG's chief exec is exiting his office without comment, though he's expected to speak at the national board…
Pope John Paul II's funeral rites in St. Peter's Basilica beamed into TV homes worldwide today via live linkup with Italo pubcaster RAI and the Vatican Television Center (CTV), which have exclusive…
Caryn Mandabach, one of the producers behind comedy hits "The Cosby Show" and "Roseanne," has signed a development deal with the BBC to make five sitcoms for the pubcaster.
"Desperate Housewives" is not just putting the sizzle back in ABC's primetime: Along with a clutch of other hot American dramas, it's changing the perception of U.S. programming worldwide.
The Florida Film Fest is set to kick off tonight with an East Coast preem of Sony Pictures Classics and Alice Wu's "Saving Face."
Discovery predicted another bullish year for ad-supported cable, estimating that up to $500 million will shift from broadcast TV to cable in the upfront for 2005-06.
Living up to his reputation as a fearsome corporate raider, Carl Icahn struck against Blockbuster Thursday, vowing to nominate his own slate of directors at the company's upcoming annual meeting and…