Oliver Stone has chosen "Crash" co-star Michael Pena to star alongside Nicolas Cage in the untitled World Trade Center rescue project Paramount will put into production later this year in New York…
In one of the first big buys of the 2006-07 development season, CBS has given a pilot commitment to a one-hour comedic drama from helmer Mark Waters and scribe Lona Williams. Eye entertainment chief…
The first documentary to bask in the halo of the May 2006 theatrical release of "The Da Vinci Code" is a two-hour, $700,000 investigative work called "Decoding Opus Dei."
As Canada's pubcaster heaves a sigh of relief after National Hockey League players and team owners reached an agreement last week that will return the sport to the screen, the CBC's 5,500 union…
Bravo's Emmy-nommed "Project Runway" is very much in fashion at FremantleMedia. Company's international distribution arm has picked up global rights to producers Bob and Harvey Weinstein's hit…
Nothing is impossible for the entrepreneurial Chinese these days -- not even attracting the production of "Mission: Impossible 3." Industry people in China say the film is set to shoot for up to a…
Cabler IFC has inked a first-of-its-kind pact with Netflix that will give the online DVD service exclusive windows to 10 original IFC titles over the next two years.
Imagine Entertainment has set Brett Ratner to helm an untitled heist drama being planned as a screen vehicle for Eddie Murphy and Chris Rock. Scribes Adam Cooper and Bill Collage are negotiating to…
Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking nations are studying a project to create an Iberoamerican Channel that would broadcast cultural fare throughout the Americas.
Paramount has decided to go "Looking for Alaska," signing "The OC" creator Josh Schwartz to write and direct the coming-of-age comedy-drama and setting up the project with Mark Waters and Jessica…