Wee-hours TV can be pretty predictable. You've got umpteen reruns, a handful of old movies, a lot of direct-response ads and Craig Ferguson on CBS and Seth Meyers on NBC. Over at ABC, you never know…
After losing a “Nightline” anchor to CNN, ABC News has lured Ryan Smith away from the Time Warner outlet’s sister operation, HLN. ABC News said Smith, formerly the anchor of HLN’s now-canceled…
HBO has given a pilot production commitment to Bad Robot and Warner Bros. TV for a series adaptation of the 1973 Yul Brynner cult classic “Westworld,” to be written and helmed by Jonathan Nolan…
Daniel Loeb’s Third Point LLC, the hedge fund that tried to force Sony Corp. to spin off its entertainment assets earlier this summer, disclosed a $115 million stake in Disney on Wednesday. The…
Calling him an “activist” who “knows nothing about our business,” George Clooney had some harsh words for Sony investor Daniel Loeb. Loeb, who runs New York-based hedge fund Third Point Capital, has…
ABC News is preparing to air a special report when jurors in the much –covered George Zimmerman trial reach a verdict, a signal that a story that has primarily been considered one more platelet in…
Mintz's mantra when advising others on how to break into the Chinese market is "access and relevance," as in access to the right people to approve a film, and relevance of the project — and the…
J.J. Abrams sets his filmmaking to "stun" with a sequel in every respect equal or even superior to its splendid 2009 predecessor.
Producers Jacob Mosler, Daniel Ponickly and Daniel Lawrence Abrams have set up supernatural mystery "December Echoes" with Alaskan production banner Story Knife Films.
Digital cinema aggregator Cinedigm has tapped Dan Sherlock as prexy of Cinedigm Software, a division of the company that provides digital software systems to exhibitors and distributors.
Warner Bros. has acquired feature rights to "The Brotherhoods: The True Story of Two Cops Who Murdered for the Mafia" and set it up with Warner-based producer Dan Lin.