Hollywood's directors will begin crucial contract talks with studios and networks within a few weeks.
The Art Directors Guild has tapped three-time Oscar nominee William J. Creber to receive its lifetime achievement award.
Paul Allen's Vulcan Prods. has completed principal photography on psychological thriller "Hard Candy," toplining Patrick Wilson and newcomer Ellen Page.
The American Society of Cinematographers has tapped Oscar winner Fred Koenekamp to receive its lifetime achievement award.
Producer Daniel Alter and former Sony Pictures Entertainment exec Howard Sun have formed literary management company Alter/Sun, setting up shop in Century City.
The Writers Guild of America East has announced 11 nominees for six open freelance seats on its ruling council along with six nominees for its four open staff seats for two-year terms.
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"War of the Worlds," starring Tom Cruise and directed by Steven Spielberg, has been set on a crash pre-production schedule.
The American Society of Cinematographers has issued a call for entries in TV categories for the 19th annual ASC Outstanding Achievement Awards.
Veteran activist Ronnie Cunningham has won the runoff election for business representative at the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Local 44.
New Line has tapped writer-director James Dodson to helm corporate comedy "The Retreat" for Guy Walks Into a Bar partners Jon Berg and Todd Komarnicki.