CBS and 20th Century Fox TV are nearing a deal on ordering a ninth season of "How I Met Your Mother" for the 2013-14 season.
Judd Apatow, who receives Variety's Creative Leadership Award today, has almost singlehandedly spearheaded a new generation of comedic talent.
In a competitive situation, Twentieth Century Fox has acquired a pitch from "Iron Man 3" scribe Drew Pearce and Jason Segel based on the documentary "The Other F Word" that Segel is attached to…
After several weeks of courting, "Harry Potter" star Emma Watson has agreed to play herself in "End of the World," an apocalyptic comedy from Mandate Pictures and Point Grey Pictures that Sony will…
Swinging haplessly between poignancy and vulgarity, this overlong comedy reunites the "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" team of writer-star Jason Segel, writer-helmer Nicholas Stoller and producer Judd…
Sony Pictures Entertainment and Escape Artists are developing a bigscreen adaptation of 1980s television series "The Equalizer" with Denzel Washington attached to star.
The "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" team of Jason Segel and helmer Nicholas Stoller may reunite for Sony's "Sex Tape," a high-concept comedy written by Kate Angelo that is set up at Escape Artists.
The Duplass brothers take another step toward conventional Hollywood storytelling without sacrificing the sincere, true-to-life quality that got studios interested in the first place with "Jeff, Who…
David Paymer is set to re-team with Jason Segel, as the veteran thesp has joined the cast of Nicholas Stoller's Universal comedy "Five Year Engagement."
Alison Brie is joining "Five-Year Engagement" for Universal and will portray the younger sister to Emily Blunt's character.