“Rush Hour 3” producer Arthur Sarkissian has optioned Lawrence Sanders novel “The Anderson Tapes,” previously made by Sidney Lumet into a 1971 film starring Sean Connery, with plans to hatch a new…
Ricky Gervais is getting ready for “Early Retirement” at Warner Bros. British comic is attached to star in the feature based on Mark Perez’s comedy pitch about an work-obsessed man who quits his…
Guy Walks Into a Bar (“Starship Dave”) has decided to go to purgatory, acquiring feature rights to the videogame “Painkiller” from DreamCatcher Interactive. Game centers on a character stranded…
Guy Walks Into a Bar ("Starship Dave") has decided to go to purgatory, acquiring feature rights to the videogame "Painkiller" from DreamCatcher Interactive.
DreamWorks may be having its problems with Paramount, but DreamWorks Animation is profiting handsomely from its relationship with the studio.
TV viewing was down slightly last year in Canada, while Internet penetration in the Great White North grew significantly.
Former MTV exec Rob Barnett is launching a content site, pacting with "The Simpsons" vet Harry Shearer and comedy helmer David Wain for the inaugural slate.
Writer-director Henry Bean has landed “Down by the River” for Universal. Bean will serve double duty on the film, an adaptation of Charles Bowden’s book about drug deals on both sides of the border…
Screen Gems is moving forward on “Bone Deep,” a heist movie it had been developing with Overbrook Entertainment, with an early 2008 start now planned. John Luessenhop, who rewrote the script with…
Before the weekend, "The Simpsons" was already one of the most profitable franchises in News Corp.'s arsenal, having generating an estimated $2 billion for the conglom since Homer and company first…
Singapore's government Friday ruled that exclusive content is OK on pay-TV services.