The Sci Fi Channel has engineered two major talent deals, signing Ridley Scott to exec produce and supervise a four-hour remake of the 1971 thriller "The Andromeda Strain" and Frank Darabont to take…
Viacom co-prexy/co-chief operating officer Leslie Moonves seems ready to make some major changes to the exec structures of both Paramount Network Television and CBS.
Gotham arthouse distrib Kino has announced U.S. distribution plans for four foreign pickups.
Michael Moore has taken "Fahrenheit 9/11" out of the running for the documentary Oscar and will instead focus on winning best picture. The announcement that the docbuster had not been submitted for…
The Latin Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences kicked off a week of revelry with a music-filled Aug. 30 tribute for its man of the year, Carlos Santana.
CBS has signed Diane Keaton to star in and exec produce an adaptation of Meg Wolitzer's novel "Surrender, Dorothy." Keaton is the latest addition to the Eye's star-heavy slate of 2004-05 telepics.
The "King Kong" crew went before the cameras as production started in New Zealand.
Lacking the kind of "Hero" that is dominating the domestic B.O., ticket sales were sluggish in most offshore markets last weekend as a lot of films did mid-level business.
The Federal Communications Commission is set to unanimously levy a record $550,000 fine against CBS-owned stations for violating broadcast decency standards with Janet Jackson's breast-baring Super…
A rival project to Alfonso Cuaron's upcoming "Mexico '68" is in the works, with John Leguizamo and Vanessa Bauche ("Amores Perros") attached to star.