Thesp Josh Marchette (“Floating”) has signed with Evolution Entertainment’s Matt Luber. Marchette, whose credits include the indies “Southie” and “Tequila Body Shots,” will next appear in David Mamet…
Milla Jovovich will star in "Kingdom Come," the Michael Winterbottom-directed MGM film set in the Old West. Jovovich joins Wes Bentley, Sarah Polley, Peter Mullan and Nastassja Kinski.
FROM WESTERN CABLE It's time for cablers, copyright owners and TV set makers to reach a final agreement on the digital television standards, FCC commissioner Susan Ness said Thursday at "Hollywood…
Matthew Broderick and Parker Posey will topline Elaine May's new Broadway-bound comedy, "Taller Than a Dwarf," opening in April at the Longacre Theater. Alan Arkin is directing, with set design by…
Helmer Tony Bui, hotly pursued since winning this year's Sundance Film Festival Grand Jury Prize and audience award for his "Three Seasons," is readying two scripts that he will direct.
FROM WESTERN CABLEThe National Geographic Channel, which reaches 50 million homes in 57 countries, has firmed up plans to engineer its American debut, signing long-term deals with AT&T Broadband, the…
Michael Rispoli (“The Sopranos”) will topline the CBS/Big Ticket pilot tentatively titled “The Beat.” The hourlong centers on a police officer trying to keep the peace in a multicultural urban…
Local clicks are on the road to recovery after a tough year in 1998.
Tom Cruise is going low-fi. Along with his producing partner Paula Wagner, Cruise has optioned New Yorker staff writer Susan Orlean's article "Meet the Shaggs," about the legendary 1969 outsider rock…
A federal court jury Thursday convicted a former top Walt Disney Internet executive of possessing child pornography, but deadlocked on charges that he crossed state lines seeking sex with a person he…
NBC has unveiled details of its basic cable coverage of the 2000 Summer Olympics, which will be aired on a tape-delay basis from Sydney, Australia.
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