A recent report by high-tech market research firm In-Stat/MDR - owned by Variety's parent company Reed Business - predicts US mobile video services will be worth $5.4 billion a year in 2009.
Harrison Ford is set to star in "Godspeed," an outer space-set thriller that is being put together by James Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment. Cameron will not be at the helm but will produce the…
Writer-director Ken Biller has signed on as a co-executive producer on Fox's "North Shore," while securing a blind script deal at 20th Century Fox TV.
Zak Penn is in negotiations to write "Spy Hunter" for Universal Pictures and director John Woo.
Michel Gondry is directing an adaptation of the sci-fi thriller "Master of Space and Time" by Rudy Rucker. Jack Black is attached to star in the pic.
Fans of "The Restaurant" peeved at NBC for suddenly abandoning the reality show a few weeks ago have an unlikely ally: Jeff Zucker.
Network sales execs and media buyers will probably want to cancel their Memorial Day plans, with this year's upfront selling market looking like it's going to extend through the holiday -- if it even…
After two years, Tony Krantz's Flame TV and Warner Bros. TV are going their separate ways.
Warner Bros. has set screenwriter Fernley Phillips to write a remake of "Altered States," the 1980 Ken Russell-directed psychedelic sci-fi thriller. Greg Shapiro will produce.
Turner Broadcasting's TBS and TNT have decided they can't wait to nail the exclusive first basic-cable run of still another sequel to "Blade," starring Wesley Snipes, and of a movie featuring Jane…
Palisades Pictures Entertainment Group has pacted with a cross-section of independent distributors to cover $10.5 million in print and advertising costs in 2004.