April was on fire at the box office. The period of April 2-29 rang up $600 million, outstripping the month's 2002 all-time record of $549 million.
Global Cinema Group will handle foreign rights on "Therese Raquin," an adaptation of the Emile Zola novel, and on Merchant Ivory's Chinese romantic drama "The White Countess."
Screenwriter Jeff Arch will make his directorial debut with "Dave Barry's Complete Guide to Guys," a comedy that begins production Saturday in Miami.
"Resident Evil: Apocalypse," which bows in September, has been transformed into a film with two directors -- sort of.
The rich got richer as the May sweep kicked off Thursday, with every show on the heavyweight lineups at both NBC and CBS improving on their opening-night perfs of a year ago.
NBC Sports continued its strong run with horse racing's Triple Crown events Saturday, as the Kentucky Derby matched the event's best ratings result in 12 years.
Don't expect the same policy fireworks at the National Cable and Telecommunication Assn. confab early this week as were seen in Las Vegas when the National Assn. of Broadcasters held their annual…
Christopher Reeve has come aboard to direct the A&E original movie "Brooke Ellison," one of two telepics the cabler has greenlit to production.
Joel Silver's Silver Pictures ("The Matrix") and Orchid Ventures have partnered to form Scream, a 24-hour network dedicated to horror, suspense and thriller-oriented entertainment. Channel is slated…
Set to debut in the first-quarter next year is Edge TV, a 24-hour channel dedicated to gaming. Co-founders are legal/telecommunications exec Reagan Silber and Silicon Valley entrepreneurs Keith…
WE: Women's Entertainment has greenlit the eight-part reality series "Bridezillas." Show chronicles several brides-to-be as they give in to the pressure and stress as they prepare for upcoming…