The Weinstein Co.'s "Lee Daniels' The Butler" cleaned up at the domestic box office this weekend, overperforming with an estimated $25 million in three days, while Universal's "Kick-Ass 2" delivered…
Ethan Hawke Exit Strategy
Most of the major agencies have an investment group focused on backing everything from producers of online videos to health food and fashion brands.
JERUSALEM -- Alesia Weston, the new executive director of the Jerusalem Film Center, had been in Israel for only about a week when residents awoke to find that across the city, posters for the…
Fox was first out of the gate with new series orders late Tuesday, giving the greenlight to a handful of comedy and drama pilots, including the "Bones" spinoff and J.J. Abrams' "Alcatraz."
One year after ABC's "Modern Family" and Fox's "Glee" emerged as the most promising new scripted shows on any network in several years, these skeins surged in the ratings and have developed into…
The latest round of pilot casting reflects the demise of projects that held great promise as recently as a year ago.
Network orders two laffers and Kurtzman/Orci drama
In a potentially paradigm-shifting play, ABC has agreed to let the producers of "Lost" set an expiration date for the series -- three years in the future. Skein will now wrap after the production of…
With Brad Grey's overhaul of Paramount's executive suite in full swing, motion picture group exec VP Bruce Tobey is ankling the studio. Tobey's departure comes after last week's hiring of Revolution…
Jonathan Bing: The Write Stuff