In one of the first big deals to be confirmed out of this year's L.A. Screenings, Canada's CanWest MediaWorks has filled its shopping cart with new series pickups including the Jimmy Smits-led Latino…
The William Morris Agency has hired moppet reps Bonnie Liedtke and Thor Bradwell away from TalentWorks.
ESPN has signed Keyshawn Johnson as an NFL studio analyst, assigning him to the network's two key football franchises: "Monday Night Countdown" (7-8:30 p.m. ET) and "Sunday NFL Countdown" (11 a.m.-1…
Hometown boys Howie Mandel and Russell Peters are among the topliners taking part in the inaugural Just for Laughs Toronto spinoff, whose lineup was announced Wednesday.
In its hunt for a new fantasy kids franchise, Warner Bros. Pictures has acquired the film rights to Irish author Derek Landy's debut novel "Skulduggery Pleasant," as well as future titles in the…
Yarek Danielak and Chuck Speed's L.A.-based sales shingle Arsenal Pictures has struck a deal under which it will handle all films flowing from ambitious Asian mini-studio Bigfoot Entertainment.
MGM has named Erik Lomis exec VP of international theatrical and home entertainment. Lomis will oversee the marketing and distribution of international theatrical and homevid releases, which are…
Harry Connick, Jr., Angela Lansbury, Kevin Spacey and Usher are among the celeb presenters of the 2007 Tony Awards. Roster for the June ceremony, which has no single host, includes thesps currently…
For the first time, all of Catalonia, including capital Barcelona, has a production guide.
Ben Sombogaart, helmer of Oscar nominee "Twin Sisters," is to direct "Nadra," a colonial drama set in Singapore.
If tonight you hear something on the beach that sounds like an aboriginal chant, you're not hallucinating. It's part of the promo push behind "Whaledreamers," an ecologically minded doc produced by…
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