Telefonica-controlled Via Digital platform has signed a first option on all new pics of top Spanish production house Tornasol Films over the next two years.
Aida Turturro has joined the cast of HBO's "The Sopranos," playing the older sister of the stressed-out New Jersey mobster Tony Soprano.
John Severino, one of broadcasting's most colorful figures during the 1970s and '80s, is in serious talks with CBS to take the helm of the Eye's O&O group.
Eddie Murphy has rejoined the voice cast of Fox's claymation comedy "The PJs" after briefly bailing on the show in anger over Fox's decision to hold it back for midseason rather than giving it a slot…
Explosive comic Chris Rock has locked in a repeat gig as host of the MTV Video Music Awards.
John Malone's Encore pay TV network, which is trying to transform itself from a minipay to a full-fledged premium channel, has commissioned an hourlong biodocu from Universal TV, "Dial 'H' for…
It's no longer primetime for Oliver North at MSNBC.
Team Entertainment, an L.A.-based producer/distribber, has snapped up the rights to Stephen Fox's novel about the internment of Italian Americans during WWII, "Unknown Entrapment," and will produce a…
DreamWorks has recruited comedy vet Carol Leifer as co-exec producer of its ABC sitcom "It's Like, You Know..."
Emmy-winning "Providence" creator John Masius has inked an exclusive three-year, seven-figure development deal with NBC Studios.