Gold Circle, the company that financed "My Big Fat Greek Wedding," has just delivered a startling proposal to top talent agencies: Bring us your top talent, defer their usual hefty upfront fees, and…
The Writers Guild of America has awarded its top screenwriting awards to a pair of quirky contempo comedies, tapping Robert Pulcini and Shari Springer Berman for "American Splendor" and Sofia Coppola…
By a four-to-one ratio, the joint SAG-AFTRA national board has endorsed the one-year extension agreement reached between the two unions and the Alliance of Motion Picture & Television Producers.
Newmark/Echelon Entertainment Group has acquired North American distribution rights to romantic comedy "BachelorMan" from Films on Tap with plans for an April release in at least a dozen markets.
Paramount Pictures has tapped veteran marketing exec Steve Siskind as exec VP, worldwide marketing and advertising, replacing Tom Campanella, who is segueing to a senior advisory role.
Screenwriter John Michael Hayes, who received Oscar nominations for "Rear Window" and "Peyton Place," has been tapped to receive the WGA West's Screen Laurel Award.
Now it's the writers' turn. SAG and AFTRA announced Wednesday they had reached a tentative deal with studios and nets to extend their current TV-film contract by one year, bumping the expiration to…
"It was an out-of-body experience, watching Meg Ryan be me," boxing manager admitted Jackie Kallen after Wednesday's preem of Paramount's "Against the Ropes" at the Chinese. "It brought back the pain…
On the heels of an impressive opening for "50 First Dates," comedy specialist Peter Segal has agreed to direct "The Longest Yard" for Paramount and Sony.
You can count on writers to supply ample drama in the coming months Front and center will be a major confrontation at the bargaining table, with the Writers Guild of America's three-year contract…
The Writers Guild of America West has tapped Jason Horwitch, who penned FX's telepic "The Pentagon Papers," to receive its Paul Selvin Award.