Lucasfilm Animation is developing a new animated "Star Wars" TV comedy series.
Lots of fighting and bull but not much else.
Magnolia Pictures has acquired North American rights to documentary "Freakonomics," planning to release it theatrically in the fall.
Prague's Febiofest has honored Miraz Bezar's "Children of Diyarbakir," a Turkish/German co-production, with its main prize.
Indie distrib Tornado Film has filed for bankruptcy in Tokyo District Court.
Fatih Akin's Hamburg-based Corazon Intl. is teaming with Paris' Les Petites Lumieres to produce "UFO in Her Eyes," the next film from China's Xiaolu Guo.
The Weinsteins and billionaire brothers Alec and Tom Gores are in the running to purchase Miramax.
Two new groups are vying for the industry's support as they mount campaigns to keep filming in California.
John Forsythe, known for his distinctive booming voice and TV roles on "Dynasty" and "Bachelor Father," died Thursday in Santa Ynez, Calif., of complications from pneumonia. He was 92.
Four honored at Women in Film Los Angeles' Crystal + Lucy Awards.
Shaun Redick, Tony Beaudoin join production company.