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Hollywood Docket: Disney Gets Favored Turf in ‘Predator’ Rights Fight

Disney’s 20th Century unit will win the first round in an ongoing battle over franchise rights to the 1987 action film Predator. On April 15, two dueling suits were filed. First, in San…

Patrick Ness Tackling ‘Master and Commander’ Prequel for 20th Century Studios

Chaos Walking author Patrick Ness has been tapped by 20th Century Studios to create a prequel for 2003’s war-adventure epic Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, which starred…

‘The Guncle’ Movie in the Works From Lionsgate

Lionsgate has landed the rights to Steven Rowley’s new novel The Guncle with an eye to a movie adaptation. Rowley has two previous novels also in development for feature adaptations: Lily and The…

‘911’ Franchise, ‘Great North,’ ‘The Resident’ Renewed at Fox

Fox is keeping its 911 franchise on call for the 2021-22 season. The broadcaster has renewed 911 for a fifth season and spinoff 911: Lone Star for a third. The two first-responder dramas are…

Fox Fall 2021 Schedule: 3 Rookies Join Established Veterans

Fox is sticking to its usual template for the start of the 2021-22 season: Dramas to start the week, an unscripted block on Wednesdays, three days of sports and its Sunday animated comedies. The

Gordon Ramsay, Fox Team for ‘Next Level Chef’ Cooking Competition

Gordon Ramsay is adding to his mini-empire of Fox series. The celebrity chef will host and executive produce a competition series called Next Level Chef to air in the 2021-22 season. The show…

‘House,’ ‘Homeland’ Creators Team for Fox Drama Series

Three days before Fox unveils its schedule for the 2021-22 season, it’s getting a very early jump on 2022-23. The network has given a straight-to-series order to Accused, an anthology drama from…

‘Prodigal Son’ Canceled at Fox

Fox has started making decisions about its bubble dramas. The network has canceled sophomore drama Prodigal Son. The series, a co-production between Warner Bros. Television and Fox…

‘Pivoting,’ Starring Eliza Coupe, Ginnifer Goodwin and Maggie Q, a Go at Fox

Fox’s last pilot of the season is getting the green light. The network on Monday has handed out a straight-to-series order for comedy Pivoting, starring Eliza Coupe (Happy Endings)…

‘Call Me Kat’ Renewed at Fox With New Showrunner

Call Me Kat has received the season two call. Fox has handed out its first live-action scripted series renewal for the upcoming 2021-22 broadcast season, picking up its Mayim Bialik comedy for…

Country Music Drama Lands Fox Series Order

Fox’s 2021-22 scripted lineup continues to take shape. Hours after the network ordered The Cleaning Lady, the Charlie Collier-led broadcaster handed out a series pickup to Monarch, a country…

‘The Cleaning Lady’ Ordered to Series at Fox

Fox continues to bolster its 2021-22 schedule. The network has handed out a series order to The Cleaning Lady, a mob drama starring Élodie Yung that is based on an Argentine…