Gandolfini, who passed away in June, was to star in the seven-hour series.
TIme Warner topper Jeff Bewkes pooh-poohed the notion of broadband-only distribution of traditional TV programs, suggesting that Intel Corp., Sony Corp., Microsoft Corp. and other potential players…
Reality production company Sharp Entertainment is heading over the Pond with the creation of London-based Sharp U.K. Amelia Pulsford will serve as director of content and help lead the new branch…
Warner Bros. continues to reach deep into the DC Comics vault to develop not just film properties but TV series. The latest project, "Gotham," has a the sizzle of being associated with the Batman…
Kim Kardashian is about to get animated for Fox. The “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” star will play an alien on an upcoming episode of “American Dad,” sources confirm to Variety. Kardashian will…
HBO's relationship with “The Newsroom's” Emily Mortimer is being strengthened as the pay TV company picks up Mortimer's comedy “Doll & Em.” The six-episode halfhour series, from King Bee Prods.…
Russia's Oscar Selection Committee has selected Fedor Bondarchuk's “Stalingrad” as its entry for the foreign-language Oscar category. The 3D World War II action film, which is distribbed worldwide by…
Sarah McCarthy's absorbing documentary focuses on a Middle American couple's adoption of three Russian children.
Marc Weinstock, prexy of worldwide marketing at Sony Pictures, has been ousted after the studio's disappointing summer at the box office. Weinstock has been with Sony since 2000. Sony's string of…
Jeff Daniels made the announcement Tuesday afternoon on Twitter, calling it "official."