The Directors Guild of America has included the late Christopher Reeve and opted for a diverse mix in its television movie nominees, tapping a pair of inspirational stories, a historical drama, a…
The Writers Guild of America, West, has tapped screenwriter-playwright David Mamet to receive its Screen Laurel Award this year.
The American Society of Cinematographers has tapped film critic Leonard Maltin to receive an award of distinction at the 19th annual ASC Outstanding Achievement Awards ceremonies Feb. 13 at the…
"Spider-Man 2" led nominees for the Visual Effects Society's third annual awards, with six mentions, followed by "The Aviator" and "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" with five apiece.
Vincent Newman Entertainment has acquired film rights to the story of Abdurahman Khadr, who was raised in Osama Bin Laden's Afghanistan compound and became a CIA informant. Deal is worth mid- to…
Contract talks between studios and actors unions have broken off with no date set for resumption.
The post-holiday foreign box office generated solid but not spectacular business as 2005 launched with respectable perfs from "The Incredibles," "Meet the Fockers," "National Treasure," "The…
The Writers Guild of America West has tapped veteran writer-producer Susan Harris to receive its Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for Television. Kudos will be presented at the 57th annual WGA Awards…
The Directors Guild of America has tapped ABC Primetime Entertainment president Stephen McPherson to receive the guild's diversity award. Kudos will be presented at the 57th annual DGA Awards dinner…
MTV Films has hired New Regency exec Jason Weiss as senior director of development and promoted Gregg Goldin and Carrie Beck to director of development and story editor, respectively.