Universal Pictures has tapped veteran exec Frederick Huntsberry as interim president and chief operating officer to fill in for Rick Finkelstein, who was severely injured in a skiing accident last…
"Alexander" scored its second straight victory at the foreign box office, easily outdistancing rivals during an otherwise mild weekend frame, with $14.5 million at 3,600 playdates in 51 territories.
Hollywood union publicists have opted mostly for high-profile studio pics in nominations for their Maxwell Weinberg Publicists Showmanship Award.
A quartet of holiday-season holdovers -- "Alexander," "The Incredibles," "National Treasure" and "Ocean's Twelve" -- led moderate offshore biz during the Friday-Sunday frame, while "Closer" scored…
The Producers Guild of America, which has been campaigning for tighter credits rules, has officially selected the producers to be credited for its nominated features and TV shows.
Here's your nomination; now stay away. That was the message Jon Voight got last week following Tuesday's announcement that he had been nominated for a SAG award in the telefilm/miniseries category…
Contract talks between studios and actors unions will resume next Wednesday, 10 days after breaking off, amid a murky outlook for reaching a deal.
Fox is pacting with Adam Sandler and Jack Giarraputo's Happy Madison shingle and producer William Todman Jr. ("X-Men") to distribute "Grandma's Boy," starring Allen Covert and based on Covert's spec…
Universal has decided to get together with "The Break Up," signing Vince Vaughn to star and produce while paying more than $2 million for the comedy spec by Jay Lavender and Jeremy Garelick.
Paramount and Sony's "Longest Yard" remake won't hit the bigscreen until four months after football season wraps, but the studios are hoping some major promo mojo will keep fans in a pigskin state of…
It took almost two months but Oliver Stone's "Alexander" finally won an international box office title, edging "Ocean's Twelve" by about $1 million to take the Jan. 7-9 frame with $18.7 million at…