In an amicable parting, Eric Christenson, executive vice president of sales and distribution for indie production and sales shingle Myriad Pictures, is exiting the company effective Jan. 1 to pursue…
After Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky's docu "Metallica: Some Kind of Monster" premieres at the Sundance Film Festival, the hard rock kings will launch their second tour in support of latest album…
Mena Suvari has sealed a six-episode arc in HBO's "Six Feet Under."
Christopher Titus has signed with Showtime to headline an hourlong comedy special, one in a series of standup hours set to debut on the pay cabler next year.
The musical director of the television game shows "Wheel of Fortune" and "Jeopardy!" was identified by his lawyer as the pilot killed in a weekend plane crash in Claremont.
The Miami Film Festival has announced the main programming lineup for its 21st edition, which will unspool Jan. 30-Feb 8.
MGM and Dimension films spared themselves a race to mount a remake of "The Amityville Horror" by pacting to partner on a single film. Studios will also co-produce "True Believers," the MGM-developed…
In a combination that will create one of the most potent entertainment litigation shops in showbiz, Los Angeles-based firm Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP is merging with New York-based powerhouse…
Disney has set a July start date for its remake of "The Shaggy Dog," and the studio has asked Brian Robbins to direct Tim Allen as a man who occasionally changes into a sheepdog.
"American Pie" producer Warren Zide will set up shop at Sony next year with Anthem, an equity-backed financing and production shingle. For the last six years Zide has partnered with Craig Perry in…
USA Network is teaming up with exec producer Craig Anderson (TNT's "Wilder Days") for "Affairs to Remember," a six-hour limited series exploring the anatomy of an affair.