A whole constellation of acting and directing talent turns out for 'New York, I Love You.'
The morning's news from the trades, including Elizabeth Banks as Laura Bush and Tim Rice as the lyricist for Phantom, Part Two.
Great ratings for two HBO series, plus the announcement of the ultimate HBO show, Diary of a Manhattan Call Girl, make us hopeful.
A filmmaker who always had something to say passes away.
Plus: HBO finally has a new series we're excited about!
New Line finalizes deal to produce Sex and the City movie, with series creator Michael Patrick King writing and directing and all four stars participating. Kim Cattrall had held things up with contract demands but receives a deal for a future show at HBO as part of negotiations for this project. [Variety]
No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency On TV: The Weinstein Company is producing a TV movie (and possible series) based on Alexander McCall Smith's much-loved series The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, with Anthony Minghella directing and writing alongside Richard Curtis.