John Updike, the Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and erudite chronicler of sex, divorce and other adventures in the postwar prime of the American empire, died of lung cancer Tuesday at a hospice near…
E1 Films, the U.K.-based distribution arm of Canada-based E1 Entertainment, has acquired the U.K. and Ireland rights to helmer Lone Scherfig's Sundance title "An Education," which has just been added…
Comicbook guru and sci-fi author Neil Gaiman received the John Newbery Medal for his contribution to children's literature for his tome "The Graveyard Book."
Marc Shmuger and David Linde have signed on for another four years at Universal. The pact keeps them as chairmen through 2013.
The Donmar Warehouse won 4 of the 10 awards at the 20th annual Critics' Circle Theater Awards.
Richard Loncraine's comedy "My One and Only," starring Renee Zellweger and Kevin Bacon, and Davis Guggenheim's rock doc "It Might Get Loud," featuring electric guitar maestros Jimmy Page, The Edge…
Kristen Johnston ("3rd Rock From the Sun") is in talks to star in Fox's new take on Britcom "Absolutely Fabulous."
"Milk," "Vicky Cristina Barcelona" and "Ugly Betty" are among the 185 nominees for the 20th annual GLAAD Media Awards.
"P.S. I Love You" scribe Steven Rogers has been tapped to adapt Shanna Swendson's book "Enchanted, Inc." for Strike Entertainment.
Discovery Studios has named former HBO digital media exec Sean Atkins president of West Coast production and development.
Wayne Kramer has been set by Warner Bros. to direct "Fully Automatic."