Paramount has tapped R&B songstress Ashanti and thesp Rob Brown ("Finding Forrester") to join Samuel L. Jackson on the "Coach Carter" team.
Eric Hughes may have lost the battle for the WGA West presidency against Victoria Riskin, but he won the war.
The Costume Designers Guild has leaned toward large-scale studio pics for its 2004 Excellence in Costume Design Awards.
Mike Nichols has been tapped to receive the Directors Guild of America lifetime achievement award, making him the 31st filmmaker to receive the kudos.
The Producers Guild of America is thinking big in film nominations, citing six large-scale and high-profile dramas, while sidestepping comedies and independent fare.
Union publicists have tapped Walt Disney Studios chairman Richard Cook to receive the org's Motion Picture Showmanship Award.
Thank the Lord for "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King." That was the mantra from international distribs and exhibs as 2003 drew to a close amid sizzling returns for the finale of Peter…
A funny thing has happened to standup comedy films -- they've nearly disappeared.
The Producers Guild of America, which announces its award nominees Jan. 5, has already worked out how to avoid a traffic jam at the podium.
Whether audiences love or hate the movie, they have to agree that "Bad Santa" is a good title. A film's title should be like a coming attraction: It lets the audience know what they're getting.
WGA West prexy Victoria Riskin has offered an optimistic outlook for what are expected to be rocky negotiations while warning that the studios will plead poverty.