Penelope Spheeris is in final negotiations to helm Jaron Joel Curry's "Posers" for Miramax Films. The 27-year-old tyro scribe just made a low-six- against mid-six-figure deal for his comedic script…
Warner Bros. is about to create some magic on the Web, tapping DNA Studio to design the official dot-com for its highly anticipated family pic "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone."
Netcaster Launch Media has tapped Andrea Nagin Kirsch senior VP of business and legal affairs.
FilmsOn.com bows today, featuring a database of films on 300 entertainment sites across the Web. Santa Monica-based company has 40 reviewers who watch and rate every online short film or Webisodic…
Two more dot-coms fell victim to the Internet blues on Monday, with HollywoodTicket.com closing its doors and FirstLook.com laying off 35 of its 100 staffers.
Z.com laid off 50 workers -- half of its staff -- Monday, as the entertainment Netcaster is trying make its latest round of funding stretch well into next spring.
Execs at Scour.com have dished more details about the Netco's recent Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing. Turns out the only reason Scour claimed "more than $100 million" in liabilities in its…
Hoping to find the kind of success that "American Pie" enjoyed, DreamWorks is inserting about 30 seconds of unrated footage into the homevideo version of "Road Trip," set for release on Dec. 19.
Following Sony deals for "Jeopardy" and "Wheel of Fortune," Mixed Signal Technologies has pacted with Pearson Television to produce interactive versions of "Family Feud" and "To Tell the Truth" for…
The Mouse House today bows Disney Auctions, a co-venture with eBay.com that includes nearly 90,000 items for sale from the Walt Disney vault, including Bette Midler's costume from "Hocus Pocus" and a…