Robert Rodriguez's resignation from the DGA has jeopardized Paramount's development of its tentpole pic "A Princess of Mars." As a DGA signatory, Par is required to employ only guild directors.
Strike fever hasn't hit Hollywood yet, even with contract talks between writers and studios well under way. With negotiations entering their fourth day today at the Alliance of Motion Picture…
Paramount Pictures has bought a high-concept comedy pitch from Steve Brill, on the heels of helming the studio's backwoods comedy "Without a Paddle."
Paramount has caught up with Alfred Hitchcock's "To Catch a Thief," setting up a modern-day remake of the romantic thriller with Original Film partner Neal Moritz producing and Todd Komarnicki…
Paramount has renewed its first-look deal with producer Walter Latham for two years and agreed to launch a Latham Entertainment Media homevideo label as part of the agreement.
Off-lot film production in Los Angeles County staged a mild rebound in March, gaining 13% from February, while TV production set an all-time record as a burst of pilots pushed activity up by a…
With a complete lack of showbiz fanfare, talks between writers and studios kicked off Monday amid guarded optimism from both sides. Monday's session began with the exchange of proposals at 10 a.m. at…
A federal judge has tossed out a lawsuit asserting that retired drivers, plumbers and plasterers were illegally penalized last year through exclusion from a traditional pension payout.
Former Paramount prexy John Goldwyn and producer Sara Colleton ("Riding in Cars With Boys") have optioned Sabin Willett's "Present Value," a tale of suburban overachievers whose lives unravel.
The clock starts ticking today for writers. With only four weeks before the May 2 expiration of the current three-year contract, the Writers Guild of America and the Alliance of Motion Picture…
Rep. Diane Watson, the Los Angeles Democrat who heads the Congressional Entertainment Caucus, has ramped up the campaign seeking to keep Universal's "Cinderella Man" from filming in Canada.