Leaders of the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists have taken a key step toward a merger with the Screen Actors Guild, clearing a hurdle for a possible member vote within the next 12…
Near the end of one of the more bizarre hours so far in the 2012 presidential race, Mike Huckabee announced on his Fox News talk show "Huckabee" that he would not run for the White House. His…
When two former Obama White House aides recently announced that they were forming an independent group to raise tens of millions for Democrats in 2012, one name they put forth as offering seed money…
If Ryan Kavanaugh isn't at his desk fielding conference calls and a flurry of emails, he might be at a hospital.
Jaimie D'Cruz, the producer of Banksy's "Exit Through the Gift Shop," has set up shingle Acme.
ABC has picked up the drama "Scandal," the latest effort from "Grey's Anatomy" creator Shonda Rhimes, about a Washington DC crisis management wizard. The pilot, originally called "Damage Control,"…
Updated Yesterday, it was a kerfuffle on the right, today it is on the left. When Michael Moore expressed dismay at the killing of Osama bin Laden, rather than capturing him and putting him on trial…
Malaysian toon studio Animasia has signed a $5.2 million co-production deal with ZN Animation, one of China's largest animation producers, to make a 52-part animated skein, "My Brother Is Monkey…
Sony Pictures Classics has snapped up North American and Latin American rights to Joseph Cedar's competition entry "Footnote."
Sierra/Affinity has come aboard to represent international sales of the dark comedic thriller "Filth," based on the novel by Irvine Welsh ("Trainspotting").
Vicente Canales' sales company Film Factory Entertainment has inked key deals on Dutch helmer Dick Maas' Santa slasher pic "Sint" ("Saint"), taking its total to more than 30 territories.