Voltage Pictures has acquired foreign rights to Stallion Media's horror pic "Hybrid," directed by Eric Valette ("One Missed Call").
Hollywood's "10,000 BC" and "Horton Hears a Who!" have managed to dislodge French megahit "Bievenue chez les Ch'tis" from the top slot at the foreign box office.
Putting aside longstanding animosities, leaders of SAG and AFTRA are presenting a united front for a change.
Without any real breakout hits, Hollywood's seeing solid rather than spectacular box office so far this year as the first quarter ends.
Continuing to energize its executive suite, MGM has named Becky Sloviter VP of production.
Summit Entertainment has given life to "The Tomb," buying Miles Chapman's script and signing Jeff Wadlow to direct.
Montecito Pictures has fallen for "Underage," buying the romantic comedy spec by the writing team of Scott Neustadter and Mike Weber ("Pink Panther 2") for mid- against high-six figures.
The stage is set for Chernin & Iger, the sequel. They're the exec duo that helped to engineer deals with the directors and writers. And now that the SAG-AFTRA negotiations are looming as early as…
"The Sopranos" creator David Chase will receive the Writers Guild of America West's Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for Television, honoring lifetime achievement for outstanding writing.
CBS Films, continuing to ramp up operations, has tapped Warner Bros. marketing vet Debbie Miller as exec VP of worldwide marketing.
Summit Entertainment has tapped veteran exec Patricia Laucella as senior VP of legal affairs.