Summit Entertainment has cast Native American actors Chaske Spencer, Bronson Pelletier, Alex Meraz, Kiowa Gordon and Tyson Houseman for "The Twilight Saga: New Moon."
DirecTV has inked a four-year, $4 billion extension with the National Football League that will keep "NFL Sunday Ticket" game coverage on the satellite service through 2014.
Michael Bay will receive the ShoWest 2009 Vanguard Award for excellence in filmmaking at the upcoming confab of theater owners.
Mike Mulvihill, who spearheaded New Line's lavish DVD treatment of "The Lord of the Rings" franchise, is coming to Fox Home Entertainment as senior VP of global content development.
E! Entertainment latenight host Chelsea Handler has sealed a rich deal with E! parent Comcast Entertainment Group that keeps her at the cabler for at least the next three years.
Cartoon Network has inked a wide-ranging programming deal with the NBA that includes the development of a reality series targeted to premiere in the fall.
In his South Coast Repertory-commissioned "Goldfish," John Kolvenbach concocts an ingenious variation on a familiar trope: the working-class college kid wooing the spoiled rich coed. His twist…
"Northern Lights," Lifetime's latest Nora Roberts adaptation, premiered to 4.5 million viewers Saturday, making it the network's top-performing telepic so far this year.
Prolific TV director Harry Harris, who won an Emmy for directing TV series "Fame," died March 19 in Los Angeles of complications of myelodsplasia. He was 86.
You know that wrestling has gone mainstream when Mickey Rourke nearly nabs an Oscar for playing a washed-up grappler, long-struggling MyNetworkTV beats the CW with "Friday Night SmackDown," and…