Reality show writers have launched round two of their battle against nets and producers, as 10 writers sued Fox Broadcasting and Rocket Science Laboratories alleging violations of labor laws on…
Paramount has tapped producer-turned-writer Julie Durk to script the romantic comedy "How to Tell He's Not the One in 10 Days," the sequel to "How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days," for producers Lynda Obst…
Employees of the master control operations unit of Fox Sports Intl. have ratified their first collective bargaining agreement, the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has announced.
Gov. George Pataki has vetoed a bill that could allow managers in New York to act as agents and procure employment for their clients, but without any of the restrictions or state oversight that…
Writers Guild Foundation program director Angela Wales Kirgo will take over as exec director for Patricia Rees Cummings, who will retire at the end of the month.
Paramount has tapped Antoine Fuqua to direct "By Any Means Necessary," a contemporary action-adventure pic set up with Lorenzo Di Bonaventura.
Warner Bros. has preemptively bought an untitled pitch from "Monsters, Inc." scribes Dan Gerson and Robert Baird for Donald De Line to produce. De Line's Warner Bros.-based production company is…
Tom Schulman has been tapped to chair the 18th annual USC Scripter Award selection committee to honor the year's best film adaptation of an English-language book or novella.
Michael Bay's "The Island" proved it's no fluke as an overseas attraction, winning its second consecutive foreign box office title with $12.4 million at over 4,800 screens in 44 markets during the…
Showbiz unions got a scare last week from the state of New York. SAG, AFTRA, WGA and the DGA discovered that the state's legislature had passed a bill that could allow managers in New York to act as…