Following "Bridge to Terabithia," Gabor Csupo has lined up a pair of live-action family fantasies as his next directing projects -- "The Moon Princess" and "The White Giraffe," with AnnaSophia Robb…
GMTV, the U.K. breakfast TV station part-owned by Disney, is the latest Brit broadcaster to be accused of ripping off audiences in a premium-rate phone scam, this one to the tune of £ 10 million ($20…
"Caramel," a rare Beirut-set comedy, has secured a Cannes berth in the Directors Fortnight sidebar and sold to Gaul's Bac Distribution. Pic will screen on the Croisette May 20, offering alternative…
News Corp. has appointed Uday Shankar as chief operating officer of Star India in the latest reshuffle at the pan-Asian group. Shankar shifts from Media Content and Communications Services, a joint…
Following Sundance Film Festival's lead, Tribeca Film Festival will go wireless this year and offer trailers, shorts and full-length features. For the first time ever, fest content will be available…
GSN is moving forward on "Without Prejudice?," setting a host and premiere date for the Blighty import in which contestants are awarded money based on how they come across to strangers.
"Kabul Beauty School" is getting a feature makeover, courtesy of Columbia Pictures and producer Erwin Stoff. In a mid-six-figure against seven-figure deal, Columbia closed a deal Friday night for…
NBC Universal is going indie, inking a first-look deal with Slamdance Media Group and Orly Adelson Prods. Under the agreement, SMG's Robert Schwartz and Adelson ("Playmakers") will jointly develop…
Former "Seinfeld" and "Larry Sanders Show" scribe Carol Leifer is getting into the book biz, inking a six-figure deal with Random House.
"Lucky Number Slevin" writer Jason Smilovic and producers Tyler Mitchell and Robert Kravis have formed Dark & Stormy Entertainment, a production company that will hatch film and TV projects.