Hollywood publicists tapped the publicity team for Disney's "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl" winner of the Maxwell Weinberg showmanship award for top publicity campaign.
AFTRA has a bone to pick with Clear Channel and certain members of Congress.
With an uncertain outlook dominating the upcoming Writers Guild negotiations, the only good news is bad news -- economic news, that is.
Paramount Pictures has moved forward on Johnny Knoxville's "Hot Dog Vendor" project by signing Sheldon Turner, one of Hollywood's most sought-after writers, to pen the script.
In what will bring her a career-best payday near $10 million, Charlize Theron will next star in "Aeon Flux." The Lakeshore Entertainment and Paramount Pictures-financed sci-fi film is based on a…
FCC commissioner Michael Copps, one of Washington, D.C.'s key opponents of media consolidation, has reassured independent filmmakers he will continue to fight on that front.
Karen Constine, director of the California Film Commission for the past four years, has ankled the post in the wake of severe funding cuts.
Scott Rudin has purchased the life rights of the trio of filmmakers who constructed the ultimate tribute movie, "Raiders of the Lost Ark: The Adaptation," to develop through his Paramount-based…
Paramount Classics has acquired distribution rights from Filmax Intl. to Brad Anderson's suspenser "The Machinist," starring Christian Bale and Jennifer Jason Leigh.
Directors, actors, writers and other independent film workers engaged in "creative activities" would be exempted from L.A.'s city business tax if a proposal introduced by City Councilwoman Wendy…