Funnyman Bob Saget will pen, helm and produce "Farce of the Penguins," a send-up of the hit docu "March of the Penguins," for indie distrib Thinkfilm.
Harmony Gold has licensed homevid rights to romantic comedy "The Arrangement" to Barnholtz Entertainment. It will be recut, rescored and released under new title "Ball & Chain."
U.K.-based AV Pictures has picked up worldwide rights outside North America to adventure drama "End of the Spear" from Christian production company Every Tribe Entertainment.
Mark Damon's latest company, Foresight Unlimited, has closed deals in more than a dozen foreign territories for its debut feature, "Captivity," a co-production with Moscow-based Ramco.
Sidney Kimmel Intl., the new foreign sales arm of Sidney Kimmel Entertainment headed by former Miramax exec Mark Lindsay, picked up international rights to feature "Beat the Drum" from Z Prods…
Edward Noeltner's Cinema Management Group has sold TV rights on its 35-title "Story Book Classics" collection to Indonesia's Ram Indo.
The 50th annual Samuel Goldwyn Writing Awards were held Tuesday at the Writers Guild Theater. The awards, which honor excellence in screenwriting, were announced by Samuel Goldwyn Foundation…
CBS flagship WCBS-TV New York has named Peter Dunn president and general manager. Dunn moves over from WCBS' sister company, the Viacom TV Stations Group, where he has served as president of sales…
From the Army Archerd Archive: A night to be remembered: No play ever held the dramatic impact of the backstage tragedy at the Friars' BevHilton Desi-Lucy dinner when five top medics, in black tie…
Two friends find the bond forged during military service doesn't mean much in civilian life in "The Unforgiven," a fresh, if overlong, indie debut by writer-director Yoon Jong-bin. No-frills effort…