Jon Favreau has been hired by Paramount to script the Alphaville comedy to star CBS sitcom stars Ray Romano and Kevin James. The film has neither a title nor a director.
Oh, to be an actor in these hectic prestrike days. It seems that all a thesp has to do is hit marks and remember lines, and in come the offers. Average aspiring folk who spent years waiting -- and…
Behind strong ratings perfs from each of its Wednesday series, ABC easily captured the night with its largest audience and best demos in six months.
German distribution company Kinowelt and U.S. channel NBC Europe have reached an agreement that will see Kinowelt feature films broadcast daily in primetime on the channel.
Kinowelt USA has beaten out other suitors for Mark Perez's latest screenplay "Cap'n Ricky ... also Featuring Karl." The company will finance the pic, budgeted in the $20 million range.
Rosie O'Donnell is about to follow Oprah from the airwaves to the newsstands.
Columbia Pictures is ramping up to produce a sequel to "Charlie's Angels," which has fast cruised toward the $100 million mark after topping the box office for the past two weekends.
Alcon Entertainment has purchased a romantic comedy spec known as Untitled First Daughter Project and signed director Andy Cadiff ("Spin City") to helm.
The European Film Forum has paid tribute to Moritz de Hadeln, the executive director of the Berlin Intl. Film Festival, for his contribution to film.
Samantha Morton has inked for the title role in "Morvern Callar," the second feature by Scottish filmmaker Lynne Ramsay.