SAG chief financial officer Francesca Hickson has resigned after two years on the job, citing the stress brought on by the guild's internal political battles and the failure of SAG's membership to…
Brit thesp Timothy Spall has joined Jim Carrey, Meryl Streep and Jude Law on Par/DreamWorks' "Lemony Snicket: A Series of Unfortunate Events."
Citing the potential negative impact on similar programming, the Writers Guild of America East has blasted CBS' decision to shift "The Reagans" from the network to pay cabler Showtime.
The American Society of Cinematographers has tapped Irwin Winkler to receive the 2004 ASC Board of Governors Award.
The Writers Guild of America West and IATSE have quietly hammered out a tentative agreement over jurisdiction over DreamWorks' upcoming "Father of the Pride" animated series.
Fresh from helming the remake of "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre," Marcus Nispel has agreed to direct "Need" for Sony-based Escape Artists. Diane Lane will topline the thriller, which is set up at…
Filmmaker Mel Stuart has been selected to receive a Pioneer Award from the Intl. Documentary Assn.
Revolution Studios wants to go to jail, tapping Broadway director Jack O'Brien ("Hairspray") to helm "Slammer" with Sara Goodman to pen the script.
The Directors Guild of America has tapped Richard Belzer to host its DGA Honors gala Nov. 16 at the Waldorf Astoria, with Julianne Moore and SAG prexy Melissa Gilbert as presenters.
The Producers Guild of America has tapped Warren Beatty, Dino De Laurentiis and James Cameron as feature film honorees for its 15th annual award show Jan. 17 at the Century Plaza.
One less lawyer, one more screenwriter. That was one panelist's take on homosexuality's impact on career choices during "Gay Writers in a Straight World: The Emotional Journey," held Oct. 21 at the…