The Writers Guild of America West is planning a large demonstration Sept. 20, launch date for the seventh season of "America's Next Top Model" as the centerpiece of the CW sked.
The Directors Guild of America has selected New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, "The Sopranos" exec producer David Chase, filmmaker Arthur Penn, actor Danny Glover and the Anthology Film Archives…
Hollywood scribes have offered mixed reviews to the Writers Guild of America's aggressive push to organize reality TV. With no successes to date in the yearlong campaign to get reality shows under…
"Pirates" has finally walked the plank, but not before crossing the golden $1 billion mark in worldwide box office. The nine-week dominance of "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" at the…
Whether in Barcelona, Beijing or Buenos Aires, ticket prices always seem to be rising. Particularly in the past five years, foreign exhibitors have been bumping up prices more steeply, mainly to…
David Strathairn will star in "Hereafter," a drama set amid aftermath of the 2004 tsunami, with Chris Bender, Ben Katz and Madeline Ryan producing. Michael Patwin is directing the pic, set to be shot…
The Producers Guild of America has launched an investigation into allegedly illegal practices in the production of reality TV shows. The PGA, which reps over 2,500 producers, made the disclosure in a…
MacGillivray Freeman Films is starting production next week on its first 3-D giant screen film production, "Water Planet: Grand Canyon Adventure" for a spring 2008 release.
Despite today's fast-shrinking world, foreign-language films have been leaving far less of a mark in the United States this year.
Buena Vista Intl. has promoted Anthony Marcoly to the post of president, sales and distribution, for Walt Disney Co.'s foreign distribution arm. Marcoly, a 22-year Disney vet, had been BVI's exec VP…
The Screen Actors Guild has promoted Duncan Crabtree-Ireland to the post of general counsel, filling the vacancy left by the departure of David White.