"The X-Files" exec producer John Shiban has been tapped to serve as showrunner-exec producer for the USA drama "Frankenstein."
Film and vidgame production company Union Entertainment has raised $1.2 million for development of games tied to studio films.
"Soul Plane" scribe Chuck Wilson will write "Meet the Mo'Fockers" for Maverick Entertainment, based on a story he created with actor-comedian DeRay Davis. Comedy will also be Wilson's…
The WB's "Everwood" is going where no primetime show has gone before, at least legally.
DreamWorks and Revolution Studios are joining forces to make "The Prizewinner of Defiant, Ohio," with Julianne Moore in line to star. Fact-based story concerns a mother of 10 who saved her family…
A producer and financier who've made no films have paid a fortune to secure screen rights to "Shadowmancer," a fantasy novel that has drawn comparisons to the "Harry Potter" series.
The WB will sail to "The Blue Lagoon" for one of its first original TV movie events. Frog has ordered a script from Storyline Entertainment's Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, who are behind the adventure…
This year's sober MipDoc underscored some challenging changes rocking the documentary biz and a feeding frenzy for current affairs programs.
Independent film shingle Deutsch/Open City has promoted head of development Tory Tunnell to VP and retained Gotham literary agency Franklin & Siegel Associates to scout books for feature development.
"The Passion of the Christ" continued to draw the faithful in Latin America and attracted a fair number of Brits over the weekend -- but not enough in the latter to knock off the soph sesh of…
In-person tributes to Milos Forman, Chris Cooper and Cyd Charisse are among the highlights announced for the 47th San Francisco Film Festival, which unspools April 15-29 at various Bay Area locations.