Production outfit Metafilmics has optioned the TV rights to Judith Orloff's 1997 bestseller "Second Sight," the story of a psychiatrist's discovery of her own psychic powers.
CBS has picked up six episodes of the Touchstone Television laffer "Thanks" for broadcast this summer.
Interactive entertainment creator Brilliant Digital Entertainment is getting into the auction game with the acquisition of London-based satcaster The Auction Channel from Trojan Television for $7.3…
London-based Antony Root, chief of international drama for Granada Prods., will relocate to Los Angeles in August to tackle additional duties as senior veep of Granada Entertainment USA.
The Backstreet Boys' "Millennium" was the bestselling album in the nation for the fifth consecutive week with more than 338,000 copies of the disc going home with fans, according to sales data…
Just months after Disney announced Mickey Mouse will make his first foray into videogames, Warner Bros. Interactive has said Bugs Bunny and its other popular Looney Tunes characters will begin…
Mark Zucker has been upped to executive vice president of worldwide distribution operations for Columbia Pictures.
Indie production house Ignite Entertainment is reuniting with writer-director Tim McCanlies ("Dancer, Texas Pop. 81") to produce "The Night We Liberated Paris," a dark comedy set against the backdrop…
Mexican pic "Sexo, Pudor y Lagrimas" bowed in the No. 2 slot over the weekend, cheering up its producers as well as the industry at large.
Take heart, "Homicide" fans: Baltimore's crack homicide squad may yet be back to crack new cases for an NBC telefilm. Tom Fontana, exec producer of the just-canceled but much-loved police drama, is…