The "Legally Blonde" TV series spinoff isn't dead yet. MGM, the producer-distributor of the movies, and Tribune Entertainment have signed a deal to develop a one-hour "Legally Blonde" series targeted…
Congress has moved one step closer to forcing EchoStar to end its system of requiring customers to use two dishes to receive all local news.
Universal Pictures has optioned "Doom" for producers Lorenzo di Bonaventura and John Wells, with Enda McCallion attached to make his directorial debut.
Sony-based Spyglass Entertainment has upped Derek Evans to exec VP of production. Evans, who has been with the company since it was founded in 1998, was most recently senior VP.
"Arrested Development" has snagged a leading five noms in the annual TV Critics Assn. Awards, with critics falling hard for much of Fox's frosh class of 2003.
The first major U.S. screenings of Michael Moore's "Fahrenheit 9/11" will be held Tuesday, hosted by Bob and Harvey Weinstein's Fellowship Adventure Group, Lions Gate Films, IFC Films and Endeavor.
A ballot initiative that would authorize a $3 billion bond issue for stem cell research and has drawn strong support from members of the entertainment industry qualified Thursday for the Nov. 2…
SAG has won a trifecta of legal battles, capped by a dismissal this week of a suit filed by the org's former national director of government relations, Lance Simmens.
This year's cautious and drawn-out upfront ad market was well under way by Thursday, but net execs and media buyers both warned that collectively, the broadcast nets will barely break even with last…
Fox News Channel’s “The Fox Report” with Shepard Smith has been No. 1 in the 7 p.m. ET cable news timeslot for 32 consecutive months. Information was incorrect in Wednesday’s paper…
Bill Hilary is ankling his post as exec veep-general manager of Comedy Central. Recently retired president-CEO Larry Divney recruited Hilary to the laffer net in 2000.