SAG and the advertising industry have awarded the first contract to address longstanding complaints from actors shortchanged on TV ad residuals.
Wayne Wang is negotiating to direct Queen Latifah in Paramount's remake of "Last Holiday."
Paramount Pictures has tapped Scarlett Johansson for its Tom Cruise franchise sequel "Mission: Impossible 3." The "Lost in Translation" star is set to portray an ally of Cruise's Ethan Hunt character.
With their contract expiring this weekend, studios and showbiz scribes have launched what's expected to be the final push toward a deal. Reps of the WGA and the Alliance of Motion Picture…
Paramount Pictures has tapped Kenneth Branagh to star opposite Tom Cruise in "Mission: Impossible 3." British thesp joins Carrie-Anne Moss and Ving Rhames in the cast of the action franchise sequel.
With the contract clock ticking toward a Sunday expiration, the Writers Guild of America has bared its teeth at the studios. The WGA has opted for a decidedly feisty stance on its key issues of DVD…
Two-time Oscar winner Albert Wolsky has been tapped to receive the Hollywood Film Festival's Hollywood costume designer of the year prize.
Members of the Intl. Cinematographers Guild have tapped Gary Dunham as president by a 52%-48% margin over Stephen Lighthill, after a campaign stressing the need for a more confrontational stance on…
Will showbiz scribes get a deal this week and, if not, what chance is there of a strike? Those are the unanswered questions percolating through the town.
Hollywood's labor battles, currently centered on WGA negotiations, are likely to intensify in coming months. The Intl. Brotherhood of Teamsters -- which reps studio drivers, location scouts and…
Gale Anne Hurd's Valhalla Motion Pictures and David Allen's Kismet Entertainment Group are teaming to produce remakes of Mario Bava's "Kidnapped" and "Black Sabbath."