The third time was definitely the charm for Charlie Kaufman as Hollywood's quirkiest writer won the original screenplay Oscar for Focus Features' "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind," based on a…
Fox Searchlight's "Sideways," a critical favorite for its nuanced blend of comedy and pathos, capped a solid Oscar campaign with a win for Alexander Payne and Jim Taylor for adapted screenplay.
Nobody's going on a diet in Hollywood. Despite the pro forma gnashing of teeth over rising costs and the glut of pics at the weekend box office, the major studios are spending more than ever this…
"Everybody talks about the weather, but nobody does anything about it." Paramount is defying that old aphorism, moving Nicolas Cage starrer "The Weather Man" back six months from spring (April 1) to…
Paramount and MTV Films have hired Alex Winter to pen "Napster: The Shawn Fanning Bio Project." MTV originally developed the project about the Napster founder as a TV movie in 2002 but decided only…
Christopher Walken will star opposite Adam Sandler in the upcoming laffer "Click" for Columbia Pictures and Revolution Studios, directed by Juan Jose Campanella.
Producer Bruce Gilbert has optioned film rights to James A. Mangum's first novel, "Dead and Dying Angels." "Angels," set to be published next week by John M. Hardy Publishing, centers on a former…
Hollywood praisers have tapped the publicity team for Universal's "Ray" winner of the Maxwell Weinberg showmanship award for top publicity campaign.
After Ned Zeman and Daniel Barnz penned "Under and Alone" for Mel Gibson at Warner Bros. Pictures, Gibson has tapped the pair to write another starring vehicle, Paramount Pictures' "Sam and George."
Paramount and MTV Films have tapped Joy Bryant to star opposite rapper 50 Cent in the untitled action-adventure pic formerly dubbed "Locked and Loaded."