Paul J. da Silva, graduate student in screenwriting at the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television, has won first prize in the Samuel Goldwyn Writing Awards for his screenplay "Deep South."
Roy Christopher, winner of seven Primetime Emmys and a 32-time Emmy nominee, has been tapped for the Art Directors Guild's Lifetime Achievement Award.
Federal officials, beset by Southern California's rampaging wildfires, have pulled the plug on filming in the Angeles National Forest north of Los Angeles for as long as a month.
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Abandoning the confrontational approach employed in 2000, SAG and AFTRA members have overwhelmingly endorsed a three-year labor contract with a 95% approval.
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has unionized the post-production staffs of Bobwell Prods., creators of reality shows "Blind Date" and "The 5th Wheel."
Southern California's rampaging wildfires have been stretching Hollywood's nerves, with a blaze partially destroying a set for "The Aviator" in the Simi Valley area over the weekend. The raging fires…
A lot of folks are still angry about the clampdown on screener tapes, but at least one small group is clearly upbeat: The owners of screening rooms.
Paramount Pictures has decided to investigate "The Sleeping Detective," buying a pitch for mid-six figures from writer-director Wayne Kramer for Leonard Goldberg to produce.
The WGA West board has tapped the former head of the Natl. Labor Relations Board to probe allegations of federal labor law violations in its most recent election.
Screenwriters have a growing headache, and that may translate to more pain for Hollywood as whole.