"Mad About You" exec producer and head writer Victor Levin will make his feature film directorial debut with "The Successor," which will be produced by Redeemable Features.
Hot off multiple Emmy noms for "The West Wing," Aaron Sorkin has sealed a $16 million deal with Warner Bros. Television. The four-year pact, which kicks in immediately, keeps Sorkin as executive…
Hughes-backed satcaster Galaxy Latin America has confirmed its entry into Argentina, its 13th territory (Daily Variety, June 9).The inauguration took place by remote in Paris Tuesday, with Argentine…
Si TV has teamed up with Baruch Entertainment to launch its English-lingo, Hispanic-targeted talker "Cafe Ole With Giselle Fernandez" into syndication.
Richard Grieco has signed on to star in indie murder thriller "Michaelangel," opposite Dennis Hopper.
A strong performance from Granada Group's U.K. TV division helped to push the company's half-year profits up 13% to £274 million ($449 million) before tax and exceptional items.
L-Squared Entertainment is putting together a large-format Imax pic about the lives of Las Vegas-based magicians/tiger-lovers Siegfried & Roy.
Despite the controversy generated by ABC's eye-catching, yellow "TV Is Good" promo campaign last year, the network will spend even more, $18 million, to bring back the branding strategy (Daily…
"The Horse Whisperer" scribe Richard LaGravenese will receive the Independent Feature Project's Gotham Writer Award, and "Pi" director Darren Aronofsky will be honored with IFP's Gotham Open Palm…
"Show time" has taken on a whole new meaning for Los Angeles Lakers icon Earvin (Magic) Johnson. The Monday bow of his latenight talkshow wasn't a Nielsen slam dunk, but it wasn't a foul, either.
Oscar-nominee Minnie Driver is likely to star as a wrong-side-of-the-tracks woman obsessed with becoming Miss America in the dark comedy "Beautiful," sources close to the production said Tuesday.