Distributors Phase 4 Films and Samuel Goldwyn Films have teamed up to acquire North American rights to Josh Greenbaum’s doc “The Short Game,” skedding the film for a theatrical release next month…
CBS has offered a second run to Stephen King’s “Under the Dome,” and will roll out the 13 new episodes next summer. King will pen the first episode of that 13-episode arc. "We're excited to tell more…
British actor Frank Thornton — best known as Captain Peacock in the long-running television comedy “Are You Being Served?” —died in his sleep March 16 in London. He was 92. The actor is best…
Martin Landau will receive the Israel Film Festival’s career achievement award at the fest’s opening night. The gala has been set for April 18 at the Writers Guild Theater in Beverly Hills. The…
California-based Trinity Broadcasting Network, a U.S. Christian TV group, is bringing the word of God to Madrid, and showing the color of its money.
Janet Robinson has been tapped as vice prez of sales and acquisitions for Zodiak Rights, the international distribution and rights exploitation arm of Zodiak Media. Robinson joins the primarily…
Broadway took a postprandial snooze last week as sales subsided in the wake of the box office feast that came during the Thanksgiving frame.
Sony Pictures and Escape Artists will continue tapping the hot hand of scribe Richard Wenk ("The Equalizer"), who will rewrite He-Man pic "Masters of the Universe."
Starz has bumped Scott Macdonald to chief financial officer from his previous title of exec VP of finance, accounting and treasurer.
ABC Family has placed series orders for comedy "Baby Daddy" and reality skein "Beverly Hills Nannies," while renewing Shailene Woodley starrer "The Secret Life of the American Teenager" for a fifth…