Let the buzzing begin. Former USA exec veep-general manager Michele Ganeless has emerged atop the shortlist of possible candidates to replace E! topper Mindy Herman, who announced she was exiting the…
Paramount Pictures has bought screen rights to the James Siegel novel "Detour" for Lorenzo di Bonaventura to produce. Di Bonaventura had the inside track on the material because he is producing the…
Those who thought the powerful German station ProSiebenSat 1 would morph into an American outpost after Haim Saban bought it last year should think again. It's adopting some U.S.-style business…
Helmer John Gray is reuniting with producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, signing on to direct episodes of ABC's Roman drama "Empire."
There's a new reality at NBC: Craig Plestis has been upped to senior VP of alternative programs and development for the Peacock.
Jerry Bruckheimer Television is expanding its exec ranks, tapping Kimberly Metcalf to serve in a newly created VP post.
The UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television has tapped 17 showbiz leaders as members of its new executive board.
Talkshow host Wayne Brady has scored his first feature starring role in "Running Scared," a project being directed by Wayne Kramer and financed by Media 8 Entertainment. Brett Ratner is producing…
Orrite Bendory and Aaron Feldman have sold their spec "The Holiday Club" to 20th Century Fox, with Luke Greenfield attached to direct and produce.
Singer-actor Marc Anthony is set to play the title role in "El Cantante," an independently financed biopic of salsa singer Hector Lavoe.