In a high-six figure deal, New Line won an auction for screen rights to the just published Ben Macintyre book "Agent Zigzag: True Wartime Story of Love and Deception."
The third installment in Disney and Walden Media's "The Chronicles of Narnia" franchise, "The Voyage of the Dawn Treader," will sail into theaters in 2010, rather than the previously announced 2009.
Taking a feisty tone as it re-launches contract talks, the WGA has attacked FremantleMedia over its refusal to give the Guild coverage of the gameshow "Temptation."
Ken Osmond, who played Eddie Haskell on "Leave It to Beaver," has sued the Screen Actors Guild over its collection of foreign tax revenues for its members. Osmond filed the suit Tuesday in state…
New Line's picked up romantic comedy "Missed Connections," with Michael Shamberg and Stacy Sher producing through their Double Feature Films shingle.
The Hollywood Film Festival has tapped Ben Affleck, Jennifer Connelly, Neil Meron and Craig Zadan for awards, to be presented at its gala Oct. 22 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Jennifer Garner is in negotiations to star opposite Matthew McConaughey in New Line Cinema's "Ghosts of Girlfriends Past."
Stephen H. Burum ("Hoffa") will receive a lifetime achievement award from the American Society of Cinematographers.
Patric M. Verrone has won re-election to a two-year post as president of the Writers Guild of America West, garnering more than 90% of the ballots cast in the highest-ever margin of victory.
Morgan Freeman, Christopher Walken and William H. Macy will star in Yari Film Group's comedy "The Lonely Maiden," a co-production with Macy's Dog Pond Prods., Paris Film Inc. and Revelations…
Process Media ("Shortbus") has snapped up feature rights to Dave Eggers' novel "You Shall Know Our Velocity!" and signed Miguel Arteta ("The Good Girl," "Chuck and Buck") to direct.