Veteran union activist Gabrielle Carteris has won the SAG-AFTRA Executive VP post at the union’s first convention. The slot is the second-highest elected post in the union, which represents 165,000…
Make It Or Break It
BiFrost Pictures brings on Natalie Antoci as head of development on the heels of greenlighting Paul Bettany's directorial debut "Shelter," starring Jennifer Connelly and Anthony Mackie. BiFrost…
As the annual Oscar campaign comes to resemble a presidential race more by the year, the fall festival calendar starts to resemble a long political primary, with its own Carvilles, Plouffes, and…
In 1977, the world premiere of "The Chess Players" by Indian great Satyajit Ray at the London Film Festival was in danger of being canceled because the print wasn't subtitled. Lead Saeed Jaffrey…
Projects from Jennifer Lopez and Gavin Polone have been picked up to series by ABC Family.
Cassie Scerbo has joined the cast of indie sci-fi thriller "Dark Skies," opposite Ian Ziering and Tara Reid.
Playwright and TV writer Mary Hanes, who penned and co-exec produced the ABC Family series "Make It or Break It," with her husband and writing partner Ken Hanes, died in Studio City on Aug. 7 after a…
John Ratzenberger is set to star in Hallmark's "Matchmaker Santa." Pic also stars Lacey Chabert, Florence Henderson, Lin Shaye and Robert Pine. He also recently wrapped a guest starring role on "Drop…
"Young Adult" revels in breaking the rules of safe Hollywood storytelling.
When Billy Crystal tweeted that he'd be hosting the Oscars today, it didn't come as a surprise, considering the hot water the Academy has found itself in over the last few days. Not only does Crystal…
ABC Family has picked up a back ten episodes of freshman skein "The Lying Game," completing that show's first season, and has renewed "Make it or Break It" for a third season of eight segs.