Oh, the web of intrigue. So high are expectations for Sony's weekend bow of "Spider-Man," it's considered a foregone conclusion the comic-inspired actioner will easily break the $68.1 million frame…
Executive turned producer turned director Rob Cohen is the first signing for newly formed Original, the full-service management production company formed by Neal Moritz and Marty Adelstein in April.
Universal, Fox and Paramount are the frontrunners in the ferocious bidding battle for "The Day After Tomorrow," a spec script for a big-budget, high-concept sci-fi film in which the world is ravaged…
Last night's TV Academy salute to NBC was missing one very important Peacock player: Don Ohlmeyer.
Call it the JP Mafia: Veteran scribes Judd Pillot, John Peaslee and Jon Pollack have been tapped to serve as exec producer-showrunners of NBC's Thursday hit "Just Shoot Me."
Firm Films, the feature division of entertainment and brand management company the Firm, has paid mid-six figures to option the feature rights to the novel "Truth or Die," penned by Guy Toubes and…
The cable biz said Wednesday that it will begin carrying a handful of digital channels at no charge to broadcasters or cable nets, answering a call by Federal Communications Commission chair Michael…
Visual effects guru Richard Edlund, Sci Fi Channel and Alliance Atlantis have enlisted in "The Forever War." The trio is developing a four-hour mini based on the sci-fi classic by Joe Haldeman. Deal…
The May sweeps is turning into a night-by-night battle, with networks continuing to tweak their skeds for maximum ratings advantage.
Penelope Cruz, Jessica Lange and Luke Wilson will star opposite Bob Dylan in Intermedia Films' "Masked & Anonymous," with Jeff Bridges also in negotiations to join the cast.
Jeff Davidson has been appointed senior VP of Gale Anne Hurd's production shingle, Valhalla Motion Pictures.