Warner Bros. is retaining Camela Galano as president of New Line Intl. Releasing, a slot she's held for the past seven years.
Gold Circle has aquired David Coggeshall's spec screenplay "Solo" and set up the thriller with Gold Circle topper Paul Brooks and Peter Safran.
Dylan McDermott and Scott Caan will star in indie romancer "Mercy," produced by Caan with Vincent Palomino and Phil Parmet.
With the resumption of SAG negotiations looming, the American Federation of Television & Radio Arists and the majors have continued to move forward toward a primetime deal.
Production of "Nailed," starring Jessica Biel and Jake Gyllenhaal, has been shut down for a second time due to financial problems as below-the-line crews refused to work Thursday.
Hollywood is bowing down to "Prince Caspian." Disney's sequel to 2005 hit "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" bows at 3,929 playdates domestically with no films opening…
Veteran director Joe Dante will helm indie horror project "Bat Out of Hell" for Parallel Zide and VooDoo Prods.
Christian Slater and Cuba Gooding Jr. are toplining Nu Image/Millennium Films' action/comedy "Lies & Illusions."
In a move that may slightly ease Hollywood's strike fears, SAG's decided it will be ready to resume bargaining with the majors in two weeks -- or sooner, if possible.
Even as outside funding for Hollywood films has been undergoing a belt tightening, Alcon Entertainment has raised $550 million in private funding and extended its deal with Warner Bros.
Anchor Bay Entertainment has acquired "Surfer Dude," starring Matthew McConaughey, and plans to launch the comedy theatrically late this summer followed by a homevid release.