The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation has added two execs to its board of directors.
Romance novel "Major Pettigrew's Last Stand" is heading for the bigscreen with Paula Mazur, Mitchell Kaplan and Kevin McCormick buying feature rights.
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Warner Bros. is seeking Julia Ormond for the role of Lara Lor-Van, Superman's biological mother in "Man of Steel."
James McAvoy is in early discussions for the role of Simon in Fox Searchlight's "Trance," Danny Boyle's first film since "127 Hours."
Lionsgate is selling its Canadian distribution arm Maple Pictures to another Canadian distributor, Alliance Films, for $38.5 million, the companies said Thursday.
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Netflix topper Reed Hastings has joined the board of directors of Facebook as the two companies ramp up talks about how the streaming service can provide video on the social media behemoth.
The O'Neill Theater Center has lined up thesps for its annual round of legit developmental programs, with Reed Birney and Michael Countryman among those on tap for the playwrights conference and…
Working Title Films has optioned feature film rights to bestselling author Danny Wallace's debut novel "Charlotte Street."
On CNN today, Tom Hanks endorsed President Obama's reelection, which doesn't come as a huge surprise. He was among the guests at a dinner during Obama's visit to London, and attended a fund-raiser…
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(Above: Martin Freeman stars as Bilbo Baggins in the bigscreen adaptation of J.R. Tolkien's classic tale, "The Hobbit.") Entertainment Weekly has obtained the first official photos from Warner…