U gave "Seabiscuit" a nudge in the Oscar horse race with a major DVD launch party Monday at the BevHills Hotel.
CBS has picked up its first reality show from Mike Fleiss: ABC's "The Will." Net has made a seven-episode commitment to the unscripted family sudser, which had been in development at the Alphabet.
Cast and crew of WB's "Gilmore Girls" should break out the spiked eggnog, as they've been given an early pickup for the 2004-05 TV season.
Douglas Tirola, former head of production and development at Emerging Pictures, has set up Fourth Row Films in Gotham as a film-TV production shingle.
Paramount Pictures has signed "Elf" producers Todd Komarnicki and Jon Berg to a first-look production deal through their Guy Walks Into a Bar shingle.
The Gersh Agency has upped Sandy Pepe to agent in the TV lit division, giving her a mandate to focus on unscripted programming.
Howard Dean turned Monday night's fundraiser at the House of Blues into a revival tent show, Hollywood-style.
The Sundance Channel has made a deal to rebroadcast "Tanner '88," the satirical 11-part miniseries that put a fictional Democratic presidential candidate into the actual terrain of the 1988…
Vaulted by an explosion of original buzzworthy series, basic cable will beat broadcast and grab a larger share of audiences for the second year in a row.
Fox Searchlight has promoted Breena Camden to exec VP of publicity and promotions, reporting to marketing topper Nancy Utley.
Val Kilmer has signed with International Creative Management.