The Tribeca Film Festival saw a second pic draw a distribution pact Tuesday, when Gary Rubin's First Independent Pictures and HBO Video teamed to pick up "Mini's First Time," by writer-helmer Nick…
The CW has secured affiliates in the top 40 TV markets, signing a deal with Sinclair Broadcast Group that gives it stations in Minneapolis, Baltimore and elsewhere.
Universal has set Jason Segel, who stars in the CBS sitcom "How I Met Your Mother," to pen "Forgetting Sarah Marshall," a comedy he'll also star in.
Jon Voight has joined the cast of Michael Bay's big-budget actioner "The Transformers: The Movie." The DreamWorks/Paramount live-action production starts lensing later this month, with release…
The MPAA has released its first comprehensive study of worldwide piracy, and while the figures are grim, org now estimates bootleg DVDs aren't as big a problem as it previously thought.
Warner Bros. and producer Jerry Weintraub have lassoed the Katie Wech-scripted spec "Rodeo Gal," which they will quickly fashion into a star vehicle for Emma Roberts.
In a major shakeup at the Discovery Networks, two of the company's top programming chiefs are exiting their posts.
The producers of Fox dramas "Prison Break" and "House" apparently share similar tastes in music. Final act of Monday night's "Break" featured an extended montage accompanied by the 1998 Massive…
Warner Bros. is returning a bigscreen version of "The Jetsons" to the launch pad, bringing in Donald De Line to produce and Adam F. Goldberg to pen a new screenplay. De Line will produce the…
Marking its first foray into original broadband content, Microsoft's MSN online portal is finishing negotiations for a multiproject deal with "The Office" and "Biggest Loser" producer Reveille.
Nala Films has acquired feature film rights to William Valtos' novel "La Magdalena." Shingle has signed helmer Simon Brand to direct and Ronni Kern to adapt. Production is being eyed to start in…