Hugo L. Black III has joined the entertainment division of Weissmann, Wolff, Bergman, Coleman & Silverman as a partner in the Beverly Hills law firm.
Former Metropolitan Talent Agency lit agent Dave Phillips has landed a new job in the motion picture department at the William Morris Agency. Phillips assumes his post today.
"A River Runs Through It" star Brad Pitt has committed in principle to TriStar Pictures' $ 35 million production "Legends of the Fall," a deal that hinges on whether David Geffen Co. and Warner Bros…
Justen Dardis has been tapped head of the feature lit department at Agency for the Performing Arts.
Caravan Pictures has acquired Steven L. Bloom and Robert Rodat's spec script "Tall Tale," a dramatic adventure Joe Roth and Roger Birnbaum will produce for the Disney banner under their overall deal…
Legendary mogul Samuel Goldwyn's famous malapropism, "An oral agreement isn't worth the paper its written on," was proven wrong by yesterday's surprise ruling against actress Kim Basinger.
Warner Bros. has recruited John Hughes to rewrite, co-produce and likely direct "Good Dog, Carl," a project very similar to the filmmaker's go movie, "Baby's Day Out," at 20th Century Fox. Both…
Twentieth Century Fox has closed a $ 1 million deal for Alice Hoffman's latest novel "Thursday's Child" for on-lot producer Lynda Obst.
HOLY OVITZ & RONNIE: Michael Ovitz has made his acting debut. Get this guy an agent! He portrayed Batman in "TSS," a 45-minute video spoofing Warner Bros.' "JFK," which was a birthday gift given to…
Touchstone Pictures andWalt Disney Pictures' creative executives have been allotted their own discretionary funds like those their counterparts at Hollywood Pictures received about two weeks ago…
Touchstone Pictures is expecting to make a deal with Steve Miner ("Forever Young") to replace Francis Veber as director of its planned American remake "My Father the Hero," to star Gerard Depardieu.