77th OSCAR NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED
This promotional photo provided by Miramax Films shows actors Johnny Depp (L) and Freddie Highmore in a scene from "Finding Neverland." The film about playwright J.M. Barrie was nominated for best picture during nomination announcements for the 77th Oscars January 25, 2005. Depp was nominated for best actor. (UPI Photo/HO Miramax Films)
Ron Palillo, whose funeral was held in Florida Wednesday, said for years he did not like being known as TV's high school underachiever Arnold Horshack.
America's Disney Channel says it has ordered a third season of its animated series "Jake and the Never Land Pirates."
Johnny Depp is producing a live-action movie about Theodor Geisel, the late children's-book author known as Dr. Seuss, The Hollywood Reporter said.
British actress Keira Knightley is to lend her voice to the character of Tinker Bell in the four-hour live-action TV movie, "Neverland," Syfy said Thursday.
British actor Charles Dance has joined the cast of the upcoming 4-hour television miniseries "Neverland," Syfy said Monday.
Rhys Ifans, Anna Friel, Bob Hoskins, Raoul Trujillo and Charlie Rowe are to star in a Peter Pan prequel miniseries shooting in Italy and Ireland, Syfy said.
A summary of the embargoed "Peter Pan" sequel has been published but details of the book, being released in October, were inaccurate, the BBC reported.
The British hospital that controls the rights to Peter Pan and his friends wants to bury a graphic novel that shows Wendy getting a sex education.
Actress Brittany Murphy will give Peter Pan's fairy companion a way to talk back in the movie, "Tinker Bell," Walt Disney Studios in California said. The Texas actress has starred in "Clueless," "Don't Say a Word," "8 Mile," "Uptown Girls" and "Sin City."
Ronald Gabriel Paolillo is making a name for himself as a New York playwright, but in the land of TV reruns he'll always be Sweathog Arnold Horshack.
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