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…
Concerned about the quality of music playback systems, eight prominent music engineers and producers have formed an org to evaluate and certify gear as well as educate professionals and enthusiasts…
Unscripted vet Jamila Hunter has joined 20th Century Fox Television as the studio's No. 2 comedy development exec. As VP of comedy development, Hunter will work with scribes on 20th's roster and…
In a high-six-figure deal, 20th Century Fox has optioned "Orphan's Dawn," a spec script by Josh Friedman. The futuristic sci-fi film will be produced by John Davis and Wyck Godfrey of Davis…
Zach Schiff-Abrams has joined Sony-based Michael De Luca Prods. as part of De Luca's executive team, which includes Alissa Ferguson and Josh Bratman.