Fox's "Sleepy Hollow" Gets High Rating

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Fox's "Sleepy Hollow" Gets High Rating

Even with a strong live ratings start, Fox's fantasy mystery drama "Sleepy Hollow" still managed to make a remarkable impression when DVR usage was taken into account.

The September 16th debut episode jumped 43% in Live + 3 ratings, nabbing a 5.0 rating & 13.2 million viewers compared with the Live + Same Day numbers which were a 3.5 rating & 10.1 million viewers.

That makes it the best debut for a Fox fall drama series since the launch of "24" (5.4/13) all the way bac ...


Timur Bekmambetov Remaking "Ben-Hur"

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Timur Bekmambetov Remaking "Ben-Hur"

Russian filmmaker Timur Bekmambetov ("Wanted," "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter") is in talks to direct a new adaptation of "Ben-Hur" at MGM.

Keith Clarke ("The Way Back") is penning the script based on Lew Wallace's bestselling 1880 novel. The property was most famously adapted before into William Wyler's 1959 feature starring Charlton Heston.

The studio is said to be keen on Bekmambetov's vision which explores the original story's themes of revenge and redemption. Sean Danie ...


Han Jae Seok, Park Sol Mi's Wedding

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Han Jae Seok, Park Sol Mi's Wedding

Congratulations to another star couple: film and drama actors Han Jae Seok and Park Sol Mi just got hitched in April 21 in Seoul. They look adorably happy, which I suppose is a good way to look on your wedding day.

Both actors have a pretty lengthy tenure in dramaland — Park Sol Mi’s debut drama was 2001′s Our House while Han Jae-seok’s career dates all the way back to 1995 with SBS drama Jazz — but it wasn’t till they were both working on 2010 ...


Jonathan LaPaglia, Luke Hemsworth Join "The Reckoning"

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Jonathan LaPaglia, Luke Hemsworth Join "The Reckoning"

Jonathan LaPaglia ("Seven Days," "The Slap") and Luke Hemsworth ("All Saints," "Satisfaction") are set to star in "Needle" writer/director John V. Soto's crime thriller "The Reckoning" at Lightning Entertainment.

The story revolves around a detective (LaPaglia) who discovers footage at a murder scene, shot by two teenagers, that provides clues to the identity of a killer.

The teens have since gone missing, and as the detective retraces their journey, he soon uncovers a tr ...


Kim Haneul Tells "The Mood That Day"

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Kim Haneul Tells "The Mood That Day"

Kim Haneul seems to be doing well alternating between film and drama roles, and since her last one was in a hit drama (A Gentleman's Dignity), it’s time for her to take up her next movie: a project titled The Mood That Day.

It sounds like a thoughtful melo-romance, and the descriptions call attention to its atmospheric, sentimental tone. The plot unfolds over the course of 24 hours as a man and a woman who happened to sit next to each other on the train fall in love in Busa ...