EXCLUSIVEActress Alyssa Milano is ankling Fox's drama "Melrose Place" at the end of the season in order to develop her own series with Columbia TriStar TV.
An increasingly popular stopover for global fest-hoppers between Sundance and Berlin, the Rotterdam Intl. Film Festival kicks off its 27th edition Wednesday with the world premiere of Peter Delpeut's…
Director Lawrence Kasdan has gotten a greenlight at Touchstone Pictures to direct his original script "Mumford" this May.
The rising tension between broadcasters and satcasters has surfaced in Atlanta and Washington D.C., where Fox-owned and -operated stations are refusing to carry a spot for EchoStar's new local TV…
New Line specialty division Fine Line Features has upped two executives in its marketing department as it continues to consolidate its ranks -- following the upheaval of the past month -- under new…
Lottery franchise winner Pathe Pictures will finally start operating at full strength next week when Andrea Calderwood takes up her post as head of production.
Variety and Daily Variety editor-in-chief Peter Bart will deliver the keynote address at the 22nd annual UCLA Entertainment Symposium, slated for Friday and Saturday. Co-chairs for the event, which…
Wolfgang Petersen will return to the sea to develop and possibly direct a film based on Sebastian Junger's bestselling nonfiction book "The Perfect Storm," about a deadly North Atlantic northeaster.
Michael Vartan, who is gaining industry recognition for his work in the Sundance Film Festival standout "Dead Man's Curve," has been tapped to co-star in the romantic comedy "It Had to Be You."
Despite talk in the last week about Americans being glued to their TVs in order to get the latest, most salacious tidbits in the White House sex scandal, network newscast viewership remained…