Making his U.S. helming debut, Hong Kong producer-director-writer Peter Chan is set to direct the romantic comedy "Susie and Hercules" for Universal Pictures.
ABC late Friday shuffled its Monday, Thursday and Saturday lineups, most notably shifting David E. Kelley's "The Practice" from Saturday to Monday night at 10 p.m. after "Monday Night Football" ends…
Fox Family Films bested several bidders in a feeding frenzy for remake rights to "Piranha," the 1978 film scripted by John Sayles and directed by Joe Dante.
Testifying before the blue ribbon commission on digital television, NBC president Robert Wright said Friday that broadcasters should not have to shoulder additional public interest obligations just…
NBC and Dow Jones & Co. on Tuesday are expected to confirm plans to merge their competing European and Asian business news channels, forming a new joint venture to operate them.
Warner Bros. and Polygram Filmed Entertainment are in advanced discussions to jointly finance Castle Rock Entertainment's production and marketing costs for as many as five features through a…
Elizabeth Pena has inked opposite Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker for New Line Cinema's "Rush Hour," sources said Friday.
Alessandro Nivola ("Face/Off"), Josh Brolin ("Mimic") and Reese Witherspoon ("Fear") are set to star in the Michael Barker-helmed "Best Laid Plans" for Fox 2000 and Mike Newell and Alan Greenspan's…
Veteran L.A.-based adman Peter Stranger has been named president of J. Walter Thompson Los Angeles, taking over as the firm continues an expansion and a hoped-for return to its former status as a…
Chip-making behemoth Intel Corp. may be readying itself for primetime in the upcoming digital TV revolution -- in a new program that doesn't leave much room for its former partners, Microsoft Corp…