David E. Kelley is getting into the reality biz, teaming with David Garfinkle and Jay Renfroe's Renegade 83 Prods. ("Blind Date") for a unscripted legal drama set up at NBC.
As "Shrek 2" continues to reap box office green, raking in $92 million over the holiday weekend, DreamWorks is scrambling to get "Shrek 3" on a faster track. Studio has hired Peter Seaman and Jeffrey…
Fox News Channel anchor Shepard Smith, whose evening newscast is the No. 3 show in all of cable news, has reupped with the 24/7 newsie. This year marks the fifth-year anniversary of Smith's "The Fox…
Mark Waters is reteaming with Disney to direct "Ghosts of Girlfriends Past." Helmer helmed the Mouse House's "Freaky Friday" starring Lindsay Lohan, whom he also directed in Paramount's "Mean Girls."
Highlighting a strong May sweep, heavyweight syndicated talk and court shows like "Dr. Phil" and "Judge Judy" were up significantly from both their year-ago time periods and their average lead-ins.
To the editor: What exactly does Michael Moore claim was incorrect in the New Yorker article of Feb 16, 2004? This is what Larissa Macfarquhar wrote: “…he [Moore] insisted that the movie [“Roger & Me”…
To the editor: What’s in a name? Plenty. You would think Hollywood would learn from its mistakes — specifically in the Department of Terrible Titles. The good films (The Shawshank Redemption), the…
Few TV shows have terrorized Hollywood's movie star community as effectively as "Celebrities Uncensored," a reality skein on E! shot by the paparazzi who prowl the Sunset Strip, capturing embarassing…
Last summer, I remember seeing the enormous press visibility garnered by the breakout show of 2003, “Queer Eye for the Straight Guy” and feeling a sense of unease. Don’t get me wrong: GLAAD loves…
The National Endowment for the Arts figures that what the world needs now is a few more critics. The NEA said it will establish three Arts Journalism Institutes that will focus on improving arts…
Contract talks for showbiz writers have relaunched amid pessimism that the monthlong stalemate between scribes and companies will be resolved any time soon.