At an awards ceremony that is more about cameras than couture, the Academy's Scientific & Technical Awards will honor inventor Horst Burbulla with an Oscar for the creation and development of the…
The Bangkok Intl. Film Festival will proceed on schedule, but with a focus on raising funds for the victims of the tsunami disaster, announced the Tourism Authority of Thailand and BKKIFF Organizing…
The WB is adding more muscle to its drama development slate, greenlighting a drama pilot from Tom Fontana and Barry Levinson. Ensembler will focus on New York City college students enrolled in a…
The Writers Guild of America West has tapped veteran writer-producer Susan Harris to receive its Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for Television. Kudos will be presented at the 57th annual WGA Awards…
The Directors Guild of America has tapped ABC Primetime Entertainment president Stephen McPherson to receive the guild's diversity award. Kudos will be presented at the 57th annual DGA Awards dinner…
MTV Films has hired New Regency exec Jason Weiss as senior director of development and promoted Gregg Goldin and Carrie Beck to director of development and story editor, respectively.
CNBC is canceling its year-old evening business news show "Bullseye With Dylan Ratigan" and replacing it with "Mad Money," a show hosted by money manager Jim Cramer.
SAG stalwart Valerie Harper made a naked plea for "Fahrenheit 9/11" Oscar consideration at Thursday night's House of Blues music-fueled benefit for military families and Iraq war vets.
Lisa Zeno Churgin has been re-elected to a second three-year term as president of the Motion Picture Editors Guild, which operates as Local 700 of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees.