Esai Morales ("La Bamba"), Colleen Flynn ("To Have and to Hold") and Kathryn Erbe ("Oz") are set to star in the CBS pilot "Sherman Oaks" from Paul Manning ("ER").
The second annual Shorts Intl. Film Festival will begin its six-city national tour of Loews Cineplex theaters April 20 in Boston.
Kerry Stokes' Seven Network Australia will spend about A$320 million ($202 million) on a buyback of 20% of its stock to improve earnings per share after revealing a 66% slump in post-tax profit to…
Disney is preparing to launch a Spanish-lingo version of its all-animation web Toon Disney for Hispanic consumers in the U.S. this summer.
World premieres of the Phil Joanou-directed romance "Entropy" and "The Big Brass Ring," based on an unproduced Orson Welles screenplay, will bookend the 1999 edition of the Los Angeles Independent…
PBS is catching heat from the Christian Right over a documentary that focuses on the ways elementary schools are trying to prevent anti-gay prejudice.
Designer, art director and f/x compositor Anne White has joined recently launched graphic design boutique 3 Ring Circus as executive producer.
Traditionally, there's a moment when the annual Oscar nominees lunch transforms into something like an old-time temperance meeting. There's the preacher, the corrosive social ill and The Pledge to be…
Financially strapped Japanese major Shochiku plans to cut the number of films it produces and eliminate its distribution network for domestic films as part of a restructuring plan.
Jamie Luner ("Melrose Place"), Flex Alexander ("Homeboys in Outer Space") and Joe Flanigan ("Sisters") have been cast in the WB pilot "The Force."
Two L.A.-based companies, Sir Reel Films and Evil Twin Prods., are teaming up to document this month's Music Bridges Around the World cultural exchange in Cuba.