Paramount has snapped up college comedy spec "Senior Week" from Erica Rivinoja, setting it up for John Goldwyn and Lorne Michaels to produce.
A Los Angeles Superior Court jury has convicted a 40-year-old man on 11 counts stemming from deceptively offering SAG vouchers to actors.
Jon Avnet (“Fried Green Tomatoes”) has signed on to write and direct the psychosexual thriller “The Understudy” for Phoenix Pictures. The movie follows a young understudy who walks a fine line…
Fresh from winning her second Oscar, Hilary Swank has opted for the supernatural and signed to star in “The Reaping.” Swank will portray a specialist in debunking religious phenomena who’s asked to…
Paramount has purchased film rights to "Prep," Curtis Sittenfeld's first novel, and set it with producers John Goldwyn and Sara Colleton. Set at an elite Boston boarding school, book centers on an…
"Robots" came to life over the weekend as the launch of Fox's CGI toon easily took the top spot with an estimated $36.5 million at 3,776 playdates. But moviegoers showed only moderate interest in…
A year after it opened, "The Passion of the Christ" continues to astound. In the latest development, Mel Gibson's Icon Prods. has sent out hundreds of $500 checks to churches that showed the film…
Machines should mean maximum moolah this weekend at the nation's multiplexes: Fox's CGI toon "Robots" is opening at a saturation-level 3,776 engagements and looks poised to emulate the studio's…
The Writers Guild of America West has promoted general counsel Marshall Goldberg to the newly created position of deputy exec director.
Emma Roberts will star in teen fantasy-comedy "Bras and Broomsticks" for Fox 2000, with Susan Cartsonis ("What Women Want") producing through her Store Front Pictures shingle.