Samuel Goldwyn Films has snagged U.S. rights to “Anita,” the documentary about Anita Hall by Freida Mock, the helmer who picked up an Academy Award for 1994 docu “Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision.”…
Dennis Burkley, a character actor known for his brawny roles as truckers, bikers and rednecks, along with a stint as the voice of Principal Moss on Fox's “King of the Hill,” died in his sleep in…
Fox is turning to a trusted News Corp. hand to oversee the overhauls of “American Idol” and “The X Factor” while the network searches for a replacement for outgoing alternative topper Mike Darnell…
Before Dule Hill even tested for the role of Gus on Psych, he realized it wasn’t a typical TV series when James Roday, already cast as Shawn, came to his home to rehearse. "I was taken aback that he…
Indie producer Z-Machine has launched production on "Before the End: Jim Morrison Comes of Age."
A cheaper, cheesier sequel that's worse than its predecessor on every level (save being a half-hour shorter) and takes no special advantage of the stereoscopic process.
A massive tragedy told in a minor key, Gerard Barrett's invisibly scripted debut captures the plight of bachelor farmers in rural Ireland -- decent men who endure hardscrabble conditions with no kin…
Attorneys whose recent deals and court battles have changed the shape of entertainment
TV scribe-helmer Ben Wheatley has concocted a nifty black comedy.
CBS' Los Angeles KCBS/KCAL duopoly has handed out pink slips to several staffers -- including morning co-anchor Suzanne Rico.