Warner Bros. Pictures has bought the film rights to Melissa de la Cruz's steamy young-adult book series "The Au Pairs," setting up the first tome to be adapted and produced by Drew Barrymore's Flower…
Chalk up a big win for the militants within the acting community. Kent McCord, described as a "very polarizing influence" by Screen Actors Guild prexy Alan Rosenberg, has been elected first vice…
Focus Features has put the bite on "Cougars," snapping up Erik Lindsay's romantic comedy spec and signing Joe Nussbaum to direct at its Rogue Pictures division.
The Directors Guild of America has tapped Hank Azaria to host its DGA Honors event Oct. 12 at the Directors Guild of America Theater in Gotham. The awards event will be followed by a gala at Nobu 57.
Mandalay Integrated Media Entertainment and Prelude Pictures will begin production later this month on "The Third Miracle," the story of the 1957 Little League World Series champs from Monterrey…
The Hollywood Film Festival has selected Ben Affleck to receive its supporting actor of the year award and tapped the Film Foundation for its film preservation trophy.
Hollywood gave a uniform thumbs down Tuesday to any move by the Federal Communications Commission to loosen media ownership rules, contending the congloms already have too much power.
The federal government has sent the Writers Guild of America West a delinquency notice over its failure to file its annual budgetary report for the fiscal year ended March 31.
Movie piracy costs the U.S. economy more than $20 billion annually, along with 141,000 new jobs, $5.4 billion in lost employee earnings and $837 million in lost tax revenue, according to a new study…
Looking to ride the success of fantasy sports sites, a pair of execs are launching a Hollywood version dubbed the Fantasy Moguls game this week. Matthew Berry and Brenda Spoonemore said the site will…
Oliver Stone's "World Trade Center" showed significant traction in Europe, winning the weekend at the foreign box office with a solid $12.3 million at 2,690 playdates in 20 markets.