The WGA has created an award for videogame writing, with the inaugural trophy to be presented at the Writers Guild Awards on Feb. 9.
Summit Entertainment has snapped up "Sensei," tyro scribe David Caspe's comedy spec about former teen karate champs, and set it up with JC Spink, who will produce via his Benderspink shingle.
Taking a second shot at "Temptation," the Writers Guild of America has blasted its production company again over its refusal to give the guild coverage of the gameshow.
Peter Berg's action-thriller "The Kingdom" will test the appetite for films about fractured U.S.-Middle Eastern relations and the war on terror as it unspools this weekend at the domestic box office…
Kevin Sullivan has been tapped First Look Studios' VP of home entertainment marketing.
Walden Media and Jordan Kerner have tapped Sam Weisman to direct "The Miracle of St. Anthony," a year in the life of high school basketball coach Bob Hurley Sr.
The AFI Los Angeles Film Festival has selected "Love in the Time of Cholera" as its closing-night film on Nov. 11 at the ArcLight in Hollywood.
MGM has promoted Jim Orr to the post of exec VP, general sales manager of its domestic theatrical distribution operations.
Indie financers have signed director Drew Heriot to make his feature debut on "The Aquarian Gospel," a story of Jesus Christ's "missing years" from ages 13 to 30.
Not even a drunken driving arrest can keep Hollywood folks from receiving awards.
Summit Entertainment has acquired domestic distribution rights to 3-D toon "Fly Me to the Moon" and set a Feb. 15 release date.