Jim Tauber will join 20th Century Fox in the newly created post of executive VP, co-productions and acquisitions, ankling his post as president and chief operating officer of Anonymous Content.
Twentieth Century Fox is looking to lasso the Loch Ness Monster and Big Foot, purchasing action-comedy pitch "Animal Control" for low-six figures for Barry Josephson to produce.
Hollywood labor unions remain divided over the hot-button issue of penalties against film and TV producers who use Canadian subsidies on projects intended for the U.S. market.
The Directors Guild of America's national board has approved a three-year pact with ABC, CBS and NBC following negotiations that launched seven months ago.
SAG CEO Bob Pisano is considering closing some of SAG's smaller regional offices as part of his "top-to-bottom" reorg of the guild.
"Wheel of Fortune" production designer Richard Stiles has retired after 27 years in the slot, believed to be the longest continuous employment of a production designer on a single TV show.
The Writers Guild of America's two branches have announced they are launching a low-budget agreement specifically covering indie features budgeted at under $750,000.
In an apparent move to bolster local political alliances, Los Angeles Mayor James K. Hahn has skedded a confab with leaders of Hollywood labor unions for today.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar