"The Simpsons" may be living and thriving, but that doesn't mean its characters are so lucky. Executive producer Al Jean dropped some big hints on the current 25th season of "The Simpsons" in a…
“The Simpsons” are finally headed to cable. Gary Newman, chairman-CEO of 20th Century Fox TV, told an investor confab Thursday that the studio is poised to shop a mammoth package of rerun rights to…
Independent financing has always meant cobbling together a variety of sources, and in the past five years, financing against music licensing has become another funding source to add to the indie…
In a pre-Toronto festival move, Richard Gere has signed to star in indie drama "Franny," re-teaming with "Arbitrage" producer Treehouse Pictures.
"Adventure Time," "Portlandia," "The Simpsons" and the Alex Gibney documentary "Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God" are among the juried winners of Primetime Emmys announced today.
Kevin Costner and his Treehouse Films have entered into a first-look television deal with Sea To Sky Entertainment, the TV production and distribution joint venture between Lionsgate and Frank…
BANFF — Family films are getting a boost from Canada, with the announcement Tuesday at the Banff Media Festival that federal government film and TV funder Telefilm Canada and Canuck media and…
J.C. Chandor avoids the sophomore slump with an impressively spare, nearly dialogue-free stranded-at-sea drama starring a superb Robert Redford.
With big media congloms absent from YouTube's lineup of 53 Internet pay channels, children's programming could be the sole category in the bunch that has any chance of ringing the cash register. For…
Octavia Spencer has joined Kevin Costner in Mike Binder's indie drama "Black and White."
Don Payne, a writer for “The Simpsons” who also penned “Thor” and “Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer,” died March 26 at home in Los Angeles after battling bone cancer. He was 48. Payne…