As points of entree to the town's players -- and secret-keepers of the stars' dirtiest laundry -- Hollywood's casting directors are understandably among the tightest-lipped and most warily regarded…
Despite having settled its key contract with the studios and TV networks last year, and having successfully lobbied for federal tax breaks to curb runaway production, the Directors Guild of America…
Attempting to mollify opponents of their tentative deal with TV and movie studios, SAG prexy Melissa Gilbert and AFTRA prexy John P. Connolly have announced they will recommend to the SAG/AFTRA Joint…
The pending strike by casting directors will likely wind up in court. Leaders of the Intl. Brotherhood of Teamsters insisted Thursday that their contract allows them to honor picket lines, which the…
The Writers Guild of America has tapped half a dozen finalists as it launches a feature documentary writing award. Pics are "Bright Leaves," "Control Room," "Home of the Brave," "The Hunting of the…
Casting directors seeking to unionize have sounded threats of a strike as early as next month, after a show of support Wednesday from a wide swath of Hollywood labor.
Carl Reiner will return as host for the 19th consecutive year at the Directors Guild of America Awards. The 57th annual edition of the ceremony will be held Saturday at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Stuart Benjamin, one of the quartet of producers on best picture Oscar nominee "Ray," has been tapped senior exec VP at Baldwin Entertainment Group.
Paramount is beefing up an already ambitious summer release schedule, slotting "Bad News Bears" on June 10 and "The Honeymooners" on July 15.
Producer Todd E. Nealey and director-producer Kelsey T. Howard have launched production shingle Primetime Films, aiming to develop and produce independent features in the horror, thriller and other…