"American Splendor," a stylistically inventive portrait of the life of sad sack comics writer Harvey Pekar, walked off with best picture of the year honors from the Los Angeles Film Critics Assn. in…
Turns out there's a little more life in "The Simple Life." Fox will air an hourlong special dubbed "The Simple Life Reunion" Tuesday, Jan. 13 at 8, one night before the show's previously announced…
Fox Entertainment on Wednesday announced a new pact with JetBlue creating an in-flight service offering Fox films, TV shows, sports and news on the airline's U.S. fleet.
EchoStar Communications has sued Viacom, owner of the CBS television network, claiming it is trying to force EchoStar's Dish Network to carry "unrelated" cable channels in order to broadcast CBS.
Showtime and filmmaker R.J. Cutler have officially launched their search for "The American Candidate." Pay cabler has ordered 10 episodes of the reality show, which will air this summer -- timed to…
After a swashbuckling hit, Johnny Depp will play another rogue, this one infamous for undoing his buckles. Following "Pirates of the Caribbean," Depp will go to the 17th century for "The Libertine,"…
Gemstar-TV Guide has promoted Doug Macrae to the newly created position of president, TV Guide Consumer Electronics.
Director Brian De Palma and thesps Mark Wahlberg and Josh Hartnett are committed to "The Black Dahlia," an adaptation of the James Ellroy crime novel framed around the infamous Hollywood murder of…
FX has greenlit "American Meltdown," an original movie about nuclear disaster, with Jeremiah S. Chechik ("Benny & Joon," "Diabolique") on board to direct.
Former "Roswell" star Jason Behr will star opposite former "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" star Sarah Michelle Gellar in a remake of Takashi Shimizu's Japanese-lingo horror pic "The Grudge" for Senatr…
Former "Seinfeld" scribe Jill Franklyn is developing a trio of comedy projects at various webs, including a half-hour ABC laffer with helmer-producer Gil Junger.