What's in a name? Plenty if you're Internet mogul Barry Diller. Determined to distance himself from a lingering hint of entertainment aspiration, Diller is redubbing USA Interactive as…
Beeban Kidron is finally set to direct "Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason," the sequel to "Bridget Jones's Diary," for Working Title Films.
"Say Goodnight Gracie" is doing just that. The Frank Gorshin starrer, based on the life of George Burns and written by Rupert Holmes, will close Aug. 24 at the Helen Hayes Theater.
Universal Pictures has set Mark Romanek ("One Hour Photo") to direct and Eric Roth to adapt "A Cold Case," the fact-based drama that will star Tom Hanks.
ABC has shaken up its marketing team, naming longtime staffers Mike Benson and Marla Provencio to head the department. Out in the shift are Geoff Calnan and Paul Wang, who had been recruited to the…
Veteran scribe-producer Rich Appel is staying put at 20th Century Fox TV, inking a multiyear deal with the studio. As part of the seven-figure pact, Appel, who created last season's NBC laffer…