The William Morris Agency has formed a partnership with NALA Films to provide consulting services on a slate of at least five films. NALA is bringing $125 million in production funding to the…
Andrew Niccol ("Lord of War") will direct "Dali & I: The Surreal Story," based on Stan Lauryssen's autobiographical book, for Room 9 Entertainment.
Regent Releasing has acquired worldwide rights to "Freshman Orientation" and plans to release the college comedy in the spring. Regent Worldwide Sales is handling international sales at the American…
Fina Torres will direct "Sense and Sensibilidad" for Camelot Pictures and Odd Lot Entertainment.
The Teamsters will strike the CW's "America's Next Top Model," seeking union recognition for the drivers, location managers, casting directors and others working on the reality series.
Directors Guild of America has selected four winners for its Student Filmmakers Awards for African American, Asian American, Latino and women filmmakers.
The American Federation of Television & Radio Artists has selected veteran union exec Debra Osofsky as national director of news/broadcast.
The Intl. Documentary Assn. has selected 10 nominees in its feature and short film categories for its 22nd annual Distinguished Documentary Achievement Awards. Winners will be announced during the…
Capitol Films will finance and handle worldwide sales on "The Best Time of Our Lives," starring Keira Knightley and Lindsay Lohan. Shooting's set to start in the spring in Wales. Capitol's…
Gospel singer Kirk Franklin has teamed with producer-writer Bobby Smith Jr. and producer-casting director Robi Reed to form Fo Yo Soul Film & Television, focusing on inspirational projects.
Odd Lot Intl. has acquired international rights to romantic comedy "Ira & Abby," helmed by Robert Cary. Film stars Chris Messina and Jennifer Westfeldt, who wrote the original screenplay.