WGA West president Daniel Petrie Jr., appointed to the post three months ago, has decided to seek election in a contest against Eric Hughes.
The Hollywood Film Festival has launched a pair of awards to honor world and European cinema to be presented at its awards ceremonies Oct. 18 at the BevHilton.
The Intl. Cinematographers Guild has approved a campaign to warn the industry about the dangers of sleep deprivation among film crews.
Los Angeles police have arrested a suspect in the slayings of screenwriter Robert Lees and his neighbor, retired physician Morley Engleson.
The Producers Guild of America has tapped veteran producer and studio exec David Picker chairman of the New York-based Producers Guild East.
"Spider-Man" writer David Koepp has been tapped to receive the Distinguished Achievement in Screenwriting Award at the UCLA Screenwriters Showcase.
The American Federation of Television & Radio Artists and the recording industry have reached a compromise on proposed California legislation requiring record companies to accurately account for…
Universal is going ahead with plans to open "Ray," a biopic about the late singer Ray Charles, on Oct. 29.
It's getting more raucous on Hollywood's labor front, with two possible strikes looming. Studio drivers repped by Teamsters Local 399 and four other Basic Crafts unions will hold three days of…
Paramount and Nickelodeon have tapped Mark Waters to helm family-adventure "Arthur Spiderwick's Guide to the Fantastic World Around You."