Victoria Riskin has decided to seek a second two-year term as president of the Writers Guild of America, West, and will face Eric Hughes in her re-election bid.
For movie screenwriters and TV scribes, the Big Bucks are starting to dry up. Except for Hollywood superstars, salaries across the board are tilting downward -- so much so that the WGA West has just…
Former SAG prexy Barry Gordon has asked fellow performers to cool off in the heated battle over combining SAG and AFTRA.
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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%
New York state lawmakers have approved legislation to protect child actors, mirroring provisions of the Coogan Law in California.
Playwright and screenwriter George Axelrod, who penned "The Seven Year Itch" and adapted "Breakfast at Tiffany's" and "The Manchurian Candidate," has died. He was 81.
"The Hulk" muscled its way to plenty of long green, morphing into the highest June opener ever at $62.6 million this weekend. Universal's misunderstood monster displaced "Austin Powers: The Spy Who…
In 1997, the WGA West trumpeted the fact that screenwriter earnings had surged an astonishing 81% over the previous five years, to $365.5 million. This year, WGA West will not even issue an annual…
Actors often thirst for attention, but even they are stunned by the plethora of pitches in the campaign to combine SAG and AFTRA. With the June 30 deadline for ballots fast approaching, thesps have…
Paramount Pictures has picked up U.S. distrib rights to "The World of Tomorrow," a retro sci-fi actioner starring Jude Law and Gwyneth Paltrow and directed by Kerry Conran.
Six-time Oscar nominee William A. Fraker has been tapped to receive the Camerimage lifetime achievement award at the 11th annual Intl. Film Festival of the Art of Cinematography.