ABC has bought an Imagine/Touchstone TV pilot called “30” from Noah Baumbach (“Kicking and Screaming”). Thomas Sclamme is directing the comedy about the life and times of six New York 30-somethings…
MGM Domestic TV Distribution has given the go-ahead to "National Enquirer," a five-a-week half-hour magazine series that will premiere in firstrun syndication next fall.
UNITED KINGDOM Greg Clarke has succeeded Graham Wallace as the new chief exec of cable operator Cable & Wireless Communications. Wallace has been upped to chief exec of Cable & Wireless, CWC’s…
"Face/Off" scribes Mike Werb & Mike Colleary have signed to write the thriller "Top Ten" for producing entities Bel Air Entertainment and the Canton Co.
Taking advantage of the required high-definition broadcast conversions mandated by the Federal Communications Commission on networks, former Sony senior veep Michael Baron has taken over the reigns…
Helene Lynn-Nash, who most recently worked at Craig Anderson Prods., has joined the Kaufman Co. as VP of creative affairs.
The Mel Gibson actioner "Payback" edged Warner Bros.' sophomore romancer "Message in a Bottle" for the top spot at the box office over the weekend, final figures showed Monday.
Saturday's world premiere here of Nikita Mikhalkov's pic, "The Barber of Siberia," proved that the lines between Russia's conflicting political factions can be blurred by a blockbuster film.
"Entertainment Tonight" correspondent Jann Carl has inked a rich new four-year deal with Paramount's top-rated syndie magazine strip that includes a promotion to an expanded role as a weekend anchor…
Sony Online Entertainment has upped two key execs in its advertising department.
Robert De Niro will be a presenter at the Academy Awards for the fifth time this year.