Jonathan Dolgen's prepping for a third act. "I'm starting to see if there's a way I could be involved in acquiring a media property," he says. "If I find something that's really interesting for me to…
Here Films has acquired worldwide distribution rights to Julien Hernandez's comedy "Sex, Politics & Cocktails" and set an April 1 release date.
Dustin Hoffman has signed on to round out the cast of the Mandate Pictures comedy "Stranger Than Fiction," which stars Will Ferrell, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Emma Thompson and Queen Latifah.
Sarah Jessica Parker is poised to join Matthew McConaughey in "Failure to Launch," a Paramount Pictures comedy to be directed by Tom Dey ("Shanghai Noon") and produced by Scott Rudin. Production…
Casting directors have called off strike plans and opted instead to hold an election over authorizing the Teamsters union as their official representative. Neither side commented on the agreement…
Paramount Pictures and MTV Films have signed Sean "Puffy" Combs to develop a heist action-comedy as a starring vehicle for the music mogul.
Veteran exec Mark Bakshi has been promoted to president of feature production management for Paramount Pictures, succeeding the retiring Fred Gallo.
Richard J. Bressler will leave his slots as Viacom's CFO and senior exec VP as soon as a replacement can be found. Bressler, 46, also once held top posts at Time Warner.
TV and feature scribe Don Payne has been tapped to receive the Writers Guild of America's Paul Selvin Award for his "Fraudcast News" episode of "The Simpsons."
Warner Bros. and Dark Castle, the Joel Silver/Robert Zemeckis horror shingle, have tapped James Cox ("Wonderland") to helm supernatural thriller "The Reaping." Story is centered on a woman who…