Tony and Ridley Scott are bringing Michael Crichton's 1969 bestseller "The Andromeda Strain" to A&E, as the net increases its push into original programming.
Comcast Corp. has struck a deal with Cablevision's Rainbow Media Holdings programming subsidiary to buy out Cablevision's interests in two regional sports cablers, FSN New England and FSN Bay Area…
HBO is returning to familiar territory, developing a half-hour comedy about the romantic misadventures of a thirtysomething woman. This time, however, the setting isn't Gotham but war-torn Africa.
Original Prods. has upped Philip Segal to prexy of entertainment in one of a trio of promotions at the reality shingle behind "Deadliest Catch" and "Monster Garage."
Chantal Briet's superb "The General Store" is a quiet celebration of the quotidian, of the struggling Everyman and Everywoman living in Paris' decayed suburban housing tracts. Exclusively focused on…
Frequently grotesque, but admirably unflinching -- even poetic in its own weird way -- docu "Tenders' Heat. Wild, Wild Beach" depicts Russians at play on the Black Sea's beaches. Helmer Vitaly…
Although she circles only the most topical reason for exploring the fabled kamikaze of World War II -- namely, their kinship with Mideast suicide bombers -- "Wings of Defeat" helmer Risa Morimoto has…
Everyday events in the lives of an Argentinian girl and a Chinese boy may sound like a meager premise for a movie, but in the refreshingly uncomplicated if often frustratingly slow "Canada," it…
"300" snagged five MTV Movie Awards nominations on Monday, while "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" followed with four. "300" snagged movie and fight categories along with performance…
Warren Littlefield is staying put at ABC Television Studio. Former Peacock entertainment division chief has inked a two-year overall deal with the Disney-owned studio.
Businessman Timothy Casgrain has been named chairman of Canuck pubcaster the Canadian Broadcasting Corp.