Chuck Dolan's Cablevision Systems is expected to tap former Viacom exec Ed Horowitz to run its new satellite service and Discovery Communications vet Sandy McGovern to take charge of programming.
Chris O'Donnell is headed to the small screen, inking a seven-figure talent holding and development deal with CBS. Pact calls for the Eye to develop both a comedy and drama project for the actor. CBS…
Jay Wolpert has signed for a mid- to high-six figure sum to pen a rewrite of the period action-drama "Escape From Libby Prison" for Warner Bros. Pictures.
In a writing and directing deal worth $975,000 against $3 million, Deborah Kaplan and Harry Elfont have sold a romantic comedy pitch, "Married in the Morning," to Columbia Pictures and Neal Moritz's…
Fox has ordered a put pilot from helmer Kathryn Bigelow and scribes Todd and Glenn Kessler about a woman who goes undercover inside a high school.
On Jan. 1, California will join New York, Pennsylvania and the District of Columbia on the short list of states that have outlawed camcorder use to tape movies off the bigscreen -- the No. 1 way of…
Break out the hair gel and martini shakers: "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy" producers Scout Prods. are in talks with Bravo about upping the show's season two order to a staggering 40 episodes.
Husband and wife Samuel L. Jackson and Latanya Richardson have signed up to exec produce a drama project for UPN.
Helmer-scribe Carlos Sorin, whose "Historias minimas" (Minimal Stories) scooped the special jury prize at the 2002 San Sebastian Film Festival, will begin lensing comedy "Le Chien" (The Dog) in…
Swiss cable provider Cablecom has launched EM.TV's Junior channel on its Cablecom Digital TV platform.