Paramount and DreamWorks are hoping auds like their "Lemony" lite. After weighing two versions of "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events" execs have opted for the more child-friendly…
"The Incredibles" remained robust amid otherwise lukewarm returns from rival entries last week such as "The Polar Express," while "Alexander" conquered mid-sized territories as it prepped for…
Fox has decided to play with Snoop Dogg, signing the rap star to topline the real-life story of coaching his son's youth league football team and setting up the project at Mandeville Films with David…
Trustees of the Health and Retirement Plans of the American Guild of Musical Artists have changed policy to recognize same-sex marriages.
Revolution Studios has lined up Rob Schneider and David Spade to topline baseball comedy "Bench Warmers" at Adam Sandler's Happy Madison shingle.
"Hotel Rwanda" and "Innocent Voices" will share the Producers Guild of America's 2005 Stanley Kramer Award, recognizing work that highlights social issues.
About 500 casting directors and associates in Los Angeles and New York are mulling whether to strike in order to gain status as a bargaining unit represented by the Intl. Brotherhood of Teamsters.
UCLA economists have given a mixed review to Arnold Schwarzenegger's performance as California governor, crediting him with crafting creative solutions to the budget crisis but asserting that the…
Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Movies have acquired screen rights to "The Anybodies," the bestselling children's book series written by N.E. Bode (the pen name of Julianna Baggott) and…
Regency Enterprises has bought spec comedy "Super Ex" from Emmy-winning "Simpsons" writer/co-exec producer Don Payne and set it up with producer Gavin Polone through his Pariah shingle.
Paramount Pictures has exercised its purchasing power with "Palms Fitness," buying the romantic comedy pitch from Nicholas Stoller for Dylan Sellers to produce.