Summit Entertainment has set Catherine Hardwicke to direct “Twilight,” an adaptation of the novel that hatched Stephenie Meyer’s bestselling young adult fantasy series. Melissa Rosenberg (“Step Up”)…
Natalie Portman has signed on to star alongside Tobey Maguire and Jake Gyllenhaal in Jim Sheridan’s love-triangle drama “Brothers” for Relativity Media. Based on Susanne Bier’s 2004 Danish-language…
Warner Home Video has signed a multiyear deal to distribute Snoopy, Charlie Brown and the rest of the "Peanuts" gang on DVD and digitally.
The last network out on Saturday mornings, the CW is turning off the lights. The CW announced late Tuesday it will shut down the nearly 13-year-old Kids' WB! franchise at the end of this season and…
In the burgeoning genre of team-based online shooters, the grandfather of first person action has finally weighed in. "Enemy Territory: Quake Wars" is collaboration between id and Splash Damage, the…
The Yari Film Group is fast-tracking "Killing Pablo," the long-gestating biopic about the late Pablo Escobar, with Javier Bardem and Christian Bale co-starring in the film. The project, based on Mark…
New York film company Plum Pictures will produce high school comedy "Bart Got a Room" and has signed William H. Macy to topline the project. Cheryl Hines will also star in the movie, which centers on…
Huffington Post, the political blog co-founded by Arianna Huffington, is set to name a CBS exec as its new CEO.
Lionsgate's wholly owned distributor Debmar-Mercury is planning a January test of the syndication marketplace for a TV simulcast of "The Tom Green Show," currently a Web-only nightly talker.
Comedy Central has renewed animated political skein "Lil' Bush" for a second season while bumping up its episode order.