CBS is developing a telepic about the Scott Peterson case, snapping up the rights to Amber Frey's just-released book to serve as the basis for the project.
The strength of the American Football Conference has helped CBS Sports head into the start of the NFL playoffs this weekend with momentum, as the Eye's football package finished the regular season…
Kevin Spacey has been cast as the villainous Lex Luthor in director Bryan Singer's "Superman." The Warner Bros. tentpole will begin production at Fox Studios Sydney on March 3.
A&E Television Networks has tapped several ad sales execs for positions at A&E and the History Channel.
Joseph Craig has been named general manager of NRGi, a newly launched arm of Nielsen Entertainment market research firm NRG that will aim to focus on the indie movie sector.
For the U.S. majors collectively, 2004 was a banner year at the international B.O. -- but it was also bountiful for indie distribs and local producers around the world. Ticket sales outside North…
Revolution is taking a swing at Bruce Nash's baseball pitch. Revolution has bought diamond-themed drama "To Wally Ward" from the reality TV mogul ("For Love or Money") and his Nash Entertainment…
The American Cinema Editors have tapped James L. Brooks to receive this year's ACE Golden Eddie filmmaker of the year award.
After the screechy cliche overload of "Brooklyn, the Musical" comes the dismal banality of "Under the Bridge," the underwhelming tale of a crusty Parisian clochard who discovers the redeeming power…
The Scripps Networks has hired Eric Thorkilsen to become VP of business development, charged with extending the brands of Scripps's cable networks Home & Garden TV, Food Network, DIY Network, Fine…
Since the consortium led by Sony paid nearly $5 billion for MGM last fall, there has been a lot of unofficial talking about what the buyout would mean.