Paramount Pictures has tapped Queen Latifah and Jada Pinkett Smith to portray police officers and friends in an untitled actioner for Lorenzo di Bonaventura to produce.
With negotiations on its ad contract less than two months away, SAG's first-quarter member earnings for commercials have jumped an impressive 10% over the same quarter last year.
Paramount Pictures has tapped director David Richard Ellis ("Final Destination 2") to helm its sci-fi action project "Confrontation."
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
Off-lot feature production activity in Hollywood remained at steady if not spectacular levels during June, figures released Tuesday showed. But commercials shoots are off significantly.
Members of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees have ratified a four-year contract with Los Angeles-based Tribune television station KTLA.
SAG treasurer Kent McCord, one of the most vocal critics of SAG prexy Melissa Gilbert, has decided to challenge her for the presidency of the guild.
The Writers Guild of America West has launched a program to help lower-paid scribes keep their health insurance if they lose their coverage due to the heightened earnings requirement.
The third time won't be a charm for Valerie Harper, who has decided against challenging Melissa Gilbert for SAG president.
Don't write off a SAG-AFTRA merger just yet. SAG CEO Bob Pisano -- chief architect of the merger plan -- believes the closeness of Tuesday's vote is a signal to keep moving toward combining the…
Paramount Pictures has tapped Mark S. Waters ("Freaky Friday") to direct the teen comedy "Mean Girls." Project, produced by Lorne Michaels through his Broadway Video shingle, has been in development…