"Capote" has won the 18th annual USC Scripter Award for adapted screenplay, topping "Syriana" in a runoff.
New Line has bought comedy pitch "None of Her Business" from scribes Cindy and Donald Hewitt for Mosaic Media Group to produce. Story revolves around a corporate exec who's fired but gets her job…
"Walk the Line," "King Kong" and "Batman Begins" are among the pics up for Art Directors Guild awards, to be handed out Feb. 11 at the Beverly Hilton. Nominations in the period/fantasy category went…
New Line has tapped Virginia Madsen to star opposite Jim Carrey in thriller "The Number 23" for director Joel Schumacher. Madsen's replacing Elisabeth Shue in the pic, due to begin shooting Monday -…
The Writers Guild of America East will bestow its Evelyn F. Burkey Award upon the Museum of Television & Radio at the WGA's 58th annual awards ceremony Feb. 4 at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York.
Queen Latifah will host the 17th annual Producers Guild Awards on Sunday at the Universal Hilton.
Go Code Prods. will begin shooting dark comedy "My Suicide" this week with Gabriel Sunday ("Now You See It") toplining. Written by Eric J. Adams and director David Lee Miller, the project centers on…
Walden Media has tapped David Rothenberg ("Modoc") to adapt Isabel Allende's "City of the Beasts," a tale of kidnapping in the Amazon rainforests. Barrie Osborne ("The Lord of the Rings" trilogy)…
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employes has unionized the projectionists for the Toronto International Film Festival.
The Writers Guild of America West has kicked off its inaugural showrunner training program with CBS chief Leslie Moonves and program co-founder John Wells on hand.
"The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" topped "King Kong" for the fourth consecutive frame internationally, with $20.1 million at 7,870 playdates in 48 markets. The…