The Writers Guild of America branch battle will carry into the summer. Latest twist in the fight, spurred by a bitter dispute over finances, came Monday night at the WGA West board meeting, with that…
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, which has 25,000 West Coast members, has endorsed Los Angeles mayoral candidate Antonio Villaraigosa, who's attempting to unseat James Hahn in a May…
Paramount Pictures believes in "Superstition," buying Neal Marshall Stevens' horror spec script and setting it up with Radar Pictures and Michael Bay's Platinum Dunes.
Sumner Redstone's Midway Games has signed its second major Hollywood licensing deal, once again with a Time Warner division.
Efforts to streamline the Emmys have run into a major roadblock: The major guilds won't go along. The leaders of the DGA and WGA West have told the Academy of TV Arts & Sciences that plans to…
Paramount has tapped Mark Waters to helm its remake of "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty," produced by the father-son team of Samuel Goldwyn Jr. and John Goldwyn.
Paramount has tapped the writing team of Bennett Yellin and James Johnston to pen the horror screenplay "Let's Scare Jessica" for Christine Peters' CFP Prods.
Howard Baldwin, a producer on "Ray," has come aboard as a producer on Robert Redford's untitled feature about Jackie Robinson breaking baseball's color barrier in 1947.
Paramount has tapped Zack Snyder to write and direct its adaptation of Tom Clancy's "Rainbow Six," centered on Clancy's shadowy John Clark CIA agent character.
A mere 14 months on the job as Paramount president Donald De Line is exiting the studio in the wake of last week's disclosure that Fox Entertainment prexy Gail Berman was in negotiations to come…