NBC's "Celebrity Cooking Showdown" has collapsed quicker than an overcooked souffle. After three days of disastrous ratings, Peacock decided to kill the show, effective immediately.
Al Gore will be rubbing elbows with Wolverine and Tom Hanks at the 59th Cannes Film Festival, where Latin cinema will be well represented alongside a bevy of French and American pics.
Walt Disney Pictures has acquired "Jack of All Trades," a pitch by Alan Freedland and Alan R. Cohen, with Offspring Entertainment partners Adam Shankman and Jennifer Gibgot to produce the feature.
World Wrestling Entertainment has made a deal with Lionsgate to distribute drama "The Condemned," to star Stone Cold Steve Austin and Vinnie Jones, with Scott Wiper directing.
Focus Features genre division Rogue Pictures has picked up distribution rights to writer-helmer Roger Avary's bigscreen adaptation of Atari vidgame "Driver." Pic centers on a getaway driver for hire…
Heath Ledger, Michelle Williams and Amanda Peet were among celebs at the opening-night perf of Broadway's "Awake and Sing!" on Monday.
Nothing sells better in Hollywood, apparently, than narcissism. When New Line recently picked up pitch "Me, Me, Me" -- about, as Daily Variety put it yesterday, a "narcissist who wishes people could…
WHAT: Tuesday night preem of HBO miniseries "Elizabeth I"
The two Nashville divisions of Sony BMG are being combined into one, with RCA Label Group chief Joe Galante taking over as chairman of the operation.
Kathy Bates gloms on to the Film Society of Lincoln Center's guest of honor Jessica Lange on Monday at the center's 34th annual gala.
"House" producer David Shore confabs with Hugh Laurie and show's Lisa Edelstein on Monday during an Academy of Television's Arts & Sciences-hosted "Evening with 'House,'" hosted at ATAS' headquarters…