Internet mag Salon.com has pacted with Endeavor to help the Web site license its original editorial content to Hollywood studios and production companies and push the development of the company's TV…
Jenny McCarthy has been tapped to star in the untitled Fox comedy pilot from creator Nancy Pimental.
The cartoonists staged a colorful rally Thursday outside KCET to protest Public Broadcasting System's funding of animated programs in Canada.
The battle of the sexes is on. "SexWars," a half-hour strip from MGM Worldwide Television Group, is a firm go for broadcast syndication this fall, having been cleared on broadcast TV stations in 22…
Andrew Macbean is quitting as chief exec of U.K. program distributor Itel after 17 years with the company. A keen amateur thesp, he is planning to go to drama school.
Writer-director David Dobkin ("Clay Pigeons") has signed on to helm two projects at Warner Bros. Pictures, one from "Harry Potter" shepherd David Heyman and another at George Clooney's Maysville…
As the sun blazed down on the Croisette for the first time this week, Mip TV drew to a close Thursday on a sunny note, with record attendance of 2,776 companies, up 8% from last year.
Continuing to ramp up its production slate, Trimark Pictures has purchased the script "Redemption" from screenwriter Richard Hatem for a mid-six-figure sum.
GERMANY Richard Attenborough plans to film the life of 19th century Austrian empress Elisabeth, the Habsburg royal murdered by an anarchist in 1898. The vet British director told German news weekly…
Art Linson and David Fincher's Indelible Pictures, which three months ago hung its shingle at New Line, has made its first major purchase in "Squids" from "U-571" scribe David Ayer. If the movie gets…
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%