TV talkshow gabber Larry King has leapt into the feature world with an option on the spec script "Meaner Than Hell: A Christmas Story" in partnership with NADM Entertainment.
Knowledge Universe, an edutainment content provider recently founded by Oracle Corp. chieftain Larry Ellison and ex-Wall Street darling Michael Milken, is staffing up at its L.A. headquarters.
The syndie biz began the new year with a bang, as many strips rebounded from the holiday ratings slump with double-digit gains in the week ending Jan. 4.
Clea Duvall, currently starring in "How to Make the Cruelest Month," one of 16 films in dramatic competition at Sundance, has joined the cast of Rand Ravich's "The Astronaut's Wife" for New Line.
Garry Shandling told a group from the print media gathered Monday in Pasadena that the forthcoming sixth season of "The Larry Sanders Show" on HBO, which launches March 15, will be the last for the…
Giving slight pause to the "Titanic" juggernaut, "L.A. Confidential" won the best picture Critics' Choice award Monday from the Broadcast Film Critics Assn.
Seventh Art Releasing, the relatively young independent arthouse film distributor, has acquired U.S. rights to the film "Honey and Ashes" from Swiss-Tunisian director Nadia Fares at the Sundance Film…
TriStar Pictures' "Idle Hands," a teen horror pic that centers on a particularly wacked teenage dude, has swapped directors, with Damon Santos Stefanos in and Henry Selick out, Daily Variety has…
A theatrical feature film based on the warped Comedy Central hit animated series "South Park" is in the early stages of discussion, the show's co-creator Trey Parker confirmed Monday morning at the…
As was long expected, microchip colossus Intel Corp. announced Monday the launch of its Quick Web technology, which should allow low-speed Net users to surf with the fastest of them.