Essential Entertainment is financing a bigscreen version of Tom Wolfe's "I Am Charlotte Simmons," with Liz Friedlander ("Take the Lead") attached to direct from John Watson's script.
With Hollywood still unnerved about an actors strike, progress has remained elusive as negotiations between the Screen Actors Guild and the majors move into their third week.
Columbia Pictures has picked up Scott Rothman's spec "Dumped" for low six figures.
Grosvenor Park has come on board to finance an untitled project from writer-director team Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer ("Meet the Spartans").
Production and management firm Puzzle Pictures has launched as a specialist in seeking partnerships between Hollywood and Europe.
Paul Thomas Anderson and Jackie Chan have signed with the William Morris Agency.
With tentpole season about to start, "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" topped the mildest frame of the year at the foreign box office, with $7 million at 1,000 playdates, edging out "21" and "Dr. Seuss'…
Leaders of the Screen Actors Guild will have to decide this week if they want to make a deal -- or keep Hollywood on edge about whether actors will strike this summer.
Summit Entertainment has snapped up sci-fi action thriller "Arena," penned by tyro scribes Toby Wagstaff and Darren Howell. Benderspink, along with the writers' manager, Jim Thompson, set up the…
News from the shire late last week heralded Guillermo del Toro as the new keeper of the ring.
Sony's gambling drama "21" bet just right at the foreign box office over the April 18-20 weekend, ending a three-week winning streak for Fox toon "Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!"