Former "Law & Order" exec producer Barry Schindel has sealed a premium script deal with NBC to develop a series about L.A.-based public defenders.
Disney is ready to renew its battle cry for "The Alamo." The studio has begun negotiations with Billy Bob Thornton to play the role of Davy Crockett.
After weeks of intense negotiations, ABC and the net's affiliate board of governors have drafted a new deal to help the net defray the cost of its pricey NFL package.
Village Voice Media and New Times Media, the two largest alternative newspaper publishers in the country, have agreed to buy each other's publications in Los Angeles and Cleveland and shut them down.
Courtroom drama added fuel to the fire in two high-level media corruption sagas Wednesday.
Quentin Tarantino has signed a deal with Vivendi U unit Black Label Games to collaborate on an action vidgame based on the director's upcoming "Kill Bill" feature.
Maverick Films has acquired Sean Jacques' thriller spec "Darkhorse."
Scribes Jay Scherick and David Ronn ("Spin City") have sold sitcom scripts to NBC and ABC.
Viacom's Los Angeles TV stations KCBS and KCAL will produce 11 hours of live, local news programming each weekday with no overlap beginning Monday.
Indie sales and financing entity Porchlight Entertainment has picked up remaining worldwide sales rights to Random Harvest's period drama "War Bride," starring Anna Friel, Molly Parker and Brenda…
Phoenix Pictures has joined with Benderspink to co-produce Bragi Schut's script "The Last Voyage of the Demeter," with Benderspink attached to executive produce.