The Weinstein Co. is kicking in for "Dirty Step Stomp," snapping up Steve Basilone & Annie Mebane's spoof and setting it up with Benderspink.
Larry Katz, previously at Morgan Creek Prods. from 1990-98, has returned to the shingle as senior VP of development.
The Writers Guild of America has taken the first formal step toward the bargaining table, tapping 17 scribes as members of its negotiating committee.
As the only comedy up for the top feature award, it wasn't surprising that "Little Miss Sunshine" generated the biggest laughs Saturday night at the DGA's 59th awards show at the Century Plaza.
Paramount Pictures has once again boarded the bigscreen adaptation of Erik Larson's bestselling tome "The Devil in the White City," a project previously coveted by producing partners Tom Cruise and…
Jim Henson Co. is launching development on a trio of literary properties -- "The Boggart" by novelist Susan Cooper ("The Dark is Rising"), "The Doubtful Guest" by Edward Gorey and the fantasy…
Papazian-Hirsch Entertainment has formed a producing partnership with James Polster and Charles Ardai to develop feature projects based on the Hard Case Crime novels.
The Writers Guild of America West has tapped Robert Wuhl to host Sunday's awards gala at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles.
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has organized the below-the-line employees working on red-carpet broadcasts for E! Channel.
Adrien Brody and Rinko Kikuchi are joining Rachel Weisz in Endgame Entertainment's "The Brothers Bloom," written and directed by Rian Johnson.
Fangoria Entertainment has established a feature division and tapped studio exec Brian Witten to head up the banner.