Scribes Patrick Massett and John Zinman, co-exec producers on the TV series "Friday Night Lights," have been tapped to write "City State" for New Regency and director James Mangold.
"Boardwalk Empire" and "Inception" received the most nominations for the Visual Effects Society's ninth VES awards.
Picture Machine and Galavis Films are developing Bret Easton Ellis screenplay "Bait," a Spain-set thriller to be directed by Jonas Pate.
Syfy has given a two-hour pilot order to "Battlestar Gallactica: Blood & Chrome."
Entertainment industry economics increasingly rest on a three-screen environment.
"Caprica," next year's prequel series to "Battlestar Galactica," will be set a generation earlier than the events of "BSG," as an advanced but decadent human society gives birth to the cybernetic…