Screen Actors Guild president Alan Rosenberg, in his first official communication with members, has pledged the actors union will take a far tougher approach toward the industry.
Making up for a modest domestic launch, "The Legend of Zorro" hit the foreign bull's-eye as the sequel's opening dominated offshore weekend biz with $27 million at 6,140 playdates in 50 foreign…
After sacking CEO Greg Hessinger, what'll SAG do for an encore? Prexy Alan Rosenberg says the ouster of Hessinger and three execs on Oct. 23 simply reflects SAG members wanting the Guild to be more…
Nickelodeon has tapped 14-year-old comedian Lil' JJ for both a feature biopic and a TV pilot. Nick Movies has launched development of the yet-to-be-titled film, based on Lil' JJ's rise to stardom…
Paramount has taken down about a half dozen billboard ads for 50 Cent's "Get Rich or Die Tryin'" near Los Angeles area schools in response to parents' complaints that they glorified gangs and…
Florida State University students won two of the four DGA Student Filmmaker Awards for women and minorities.
A pair of sequels -- Lions Gate's "Saw II" and Sony's "The Legend of Zorro" -- square off during a potentially respectable pre-Halloween weekend that could reverse recent middling perfs at the box…
The Screen Actors Guild's leaders have endorsed an investigation into the legality of foreign government film and TV subsidies designed to attract American productions.
Summit Entertainment and Mandalay Pictures are launching "Countdown," acquiring film rights to Richard Matheson's "Death Ship" short story and "Twilight Zone" episode.
Paramount is in final negotiations with Brit filmmaker Matthew Vaughn ("Layer Cake") to direct and produce his adaptation of Neil Gaiman's adult fairy tale "Stardust." Vaughn penned the script with…
The Art Directors Guild has tapped production designers John Box, Hans Dreier, Cedric Gibbons, Jan Scott and Alexander Trauner for induction into its Hall of Fame.