EXCLUSIVE: TNT has given a pilot order to Scent Of the Missing, a drama project co-written and executive produced by CSI: Crime Scene Investigation executive producer/showrunner Carol Mendelsohn. Based on the book by Susannah Charleson,...Show More Summary
Peter Eiff has joined Monarchy Enterprises as senior vp and head of international.
Rush Limbaugh's radio tirades will have a new home on Los Angeles airwaves next year.
By Eliot Van Buskirk of Evolver.fm. Following thousands of articles about how Spotify pays — or doesn’t pay — enough money to artists, the company, again worth $4 billion after another round of investment, issued a mini-website on Tuesday...Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES (December 3, 2013) – The Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced today, the Television Series/Specials and Digital Series nominees that will advance in the voting process for the 25th Annual Producers Guild Awards. The...Show More Summary
The comments by Charter CEO Tom Rutledge and Liberty Media CEO Greg Maffei may account for the 2% dip today in Time Warner Cable’s stock price. Investors are betting that Charter will make a rich offer for the No. 2 cable company.Show More Summary
Even Darth Vader is now snapping selfies. The official Star Wars site tweeted last night that it has joined the Instagram bandwagon. Saying “It is useless to resist,” the tweet urged fans to follow the account (72,000+ already are).Show More Summary
The updated version of the German kids classic will premiere across Asia on Disney Junior January 1. Disney Junior Asia has picked up multi-territory rights to Maya The Bee, a new 3-D CGI kids series from German group Studio 100 Media. Show More Summary
Southland alumna Regina King is set to recur on FX’s new drama series The Strain, from Guillermo del Toro, Chuck Hogan and Carlton Cuse. The Strain is a high-concept thriller that tells the story of Dr. Ephraim Goodweather (Corey Stoll), the head of the Centers for Disease Control Canary Team in New York City. Show More Summary
Warner Bros has slotted its earthquake actioner San Andreas for June 5, 2015. The disaster pic will be released in 2D and 3D, the studio said today. Brad Peyton directs Dwayne Johnson in the New Line-produced movie, which centers on a massive earthquake that hits California. Show More Summary
BREAKING: Amanda Seyfried has been set to star in the Jake Szymanski-directed He’s F-ing Perfect, based on the script by Lauryn Kahn that will be produced by Gary Sanchez. Seyfried will play a social media-savvy girl who is pessimistic about love and vets her friends’ dates to find flaws. Show More Summary
Brian Brooks is a Deadline contributor. After a sizable festival run including wins in Cannes, the Hamptons and a big Gotham prize this week, the Coens’ Inside Llewyn Davis is easily the most anticipated Specialty release of the weekend. Show More Summary
Former Breaking Bad writer Gennifer Hutchison has been hired to adapt the teen fantasy novel The Red Queen for Universal Pictures. HarperCollins will publish the book in winter 2015 as one of its top titles through its HarperTeen imprint. Show More Summary
The United Kingdom, already a leading international hub for filming, is doing even more to roll out the red carpet.
Listen to (and share) episode 53 of our audio podcast Deadline Awards Watch, With Pete Hammond. Deadline’s awards columnist talks with host David Bloom about this week’s first batch of year-end film kudos, from the National Board ofShow More Summary
The only real surprise here is what took the studio so long. Warner Bros on Wednesday finally formally swung back at the plaintiffs in a lawsuit over the 2012 Clint Eastwood-Amy Adams baseball pic Trouble With The Curve. To continue the ball game lingo, the studio doesn’t think the court should even step up to the plate to claims by Ryan A. Show More Summary
Here’s a new wrinkle in the crowd funding game. Gremlins helmer Joe Dante began shooting the horror comedy Burying The Ex before the film’s producers set out to raise funding through Fundanything.com/buryingtheex. The film stars Star Trek’s Anton Yelchin, Twilight Saga’s Ashley Greene, Alexandra Daddario and Oliver Cooper. Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: The case of Los Angeles’ notorious “Grim Sleeper” serial killer is getting a TV movie treatment with Lifetime’s The Grim Sleeper starring Dreama Walker (Don’t Trust The B—-) and co-starring actress-singer Macy Gray (Training Day), Ernie Hudson (Call Me Crazy) and Michael O’Neill (Dallas Buyers Club). Show More Summary
The world turned to social media to mourn the passing of Nelson Mandela, the statesman who emerged from 27 years in prison to lead South Africa out of apartheid.
BEVERLY HILLS, CA — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 10 films remain in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 86th Oscars®. The films are listed below in alphabetical order: “Elysium” “Gravity” “The...Show More Summary