Elizabeth Hurley and Vinessa Shaw are joining Canal Plus' "The Weight of the Water" for director Kathryn Bigelow.
Lions Gate Films has acquired the North American distribution rights to Evenstar Films' "Jesus' Son" while Alliance Atlantis Communications has snatched up the international distribution rights.
British thesp Christopher Lee is in final negotiations to co-star as Saruman in New Line's adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's trilogy, "The Lord of the Rings."
David Rone, most recently a VP at the Walt Disney Co., has joined Fox Sports Networks as senior VP of regional network development. In his new job, Rone will lead the company’s efforts in acquiring…
"Spin City" supervising producer Tom Hertz will become co-executive producer of the DreamWorks Television skein as part of a new two-year development deal with the studio worth nearly $3 million.
Many European exhibs who had been griping about the slow summer B.O. season had their prayers answered over the weekend as the "Star Wars" prequel had spectacular launches in six markets.
CBS will shell out nearly $475 million over five years to keep daytime powerhouse "The Young and the Restless" as part of a wide-ranging agreement that also allows Columbia TriStar Television to run…
Two weeks into his new job as president and CEO of the Weather Channel, former NCTA president Decker Anstrom is relishing his new life as a cable programmer.
Television producer Aaron Spelling has been selected by The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles (BAFTA LA) as the inaugural recipient of the org's Britannia Award for Television.
Producer Robert Rehme has been re-elected for a third consecutive term as president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
Writer-producer Pam Brady ("Just Shoot Me") has inked an overall development deal with Disney's Touchstone TV worth an estimated $6 million over the three-year term.
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