"Harry Potter" publisher Scholastic Books has acquired rights from Spyglass Entertainment to launch a series of books based on "The Sixth Sense," timed to roll out simultaneously with pic's spring…
While Artisan Entertainment has kept mum on the identity of the "Blair Witch 2" writing team, the writer who'll do the final production polish is now known: Jon Bodenkamp.
Less than a month after Oxygen's launch, the femme cabler has lost two top execs.
The New York digital cable wars have begun. Time Warner Cable of New York City has begun offering 100,000 of its Queens subscribers a new digital service that will deliver more than 200 options.
ABC will roll out four new shows in less than three weeks as part of a spring sked shuffle set to start late next month. Plans include an early end to the season for the critically hailed but…
Mike Myers, the writing-producing-acting force behind the "Austin Powers" film franchise, has been tapped an Oscar presenter.
Steve Oedekerk, the comic writer behind such pics as "The Nutty Professor," will be making the rounds at next week's AFM with a trio of films in various stages of development, all budgeted in the $10…
Steven J. Fredericks, former chief financial officer and chief operating officer at f/x studio Digital Domain, has joined film and television rights Web site Internetstudios.com as prexy and chief…
Julianna Margulies and Anjelica Huston are in negotiations to star in TNT's "The Mists of Avalon," a four-hour miniseries with a femme-centric take on the legend of King Arthur.
In his first deal since ankling his post as chairman of the Walt Disney Co. in January, Joe Roth has signed Julia Roberts to a multiyear pact with his as-yet unnamed company.
A San Francisco icon rises in Beverly Hills. Ron Silver headlines "Bill Graham Presents," to be given its world premiere on April 30 at the Canon Theater in Beverly Hills. Robert Greenfield wrote the…
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