Over five months prior to the Nov. 15 expiration of the current three-year deal, the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists has started prepping for negotiations on its key network code…
Paramount Pictures wants to go to bat again with "The Bad News Bears," setting up a remake with Billy Bob Thornton starring and Geyer Kosinski producing.
Burt's back for another go at "The Longest Yard." Burt Reynolds will star opposite Adam Sandler and Chris Rock in Paramount/Sony's remake of the pic, set to lense in July. He'll portray the coach of…
SAG and the advertising industry have awarded the first contract to address longstanding complaints from actors shortchanged on TV ad residuals.
Wayne Wang is negotiating to direct Queen Latifah in Paramount's remake of "Last Holiday."
Paramount Pictures has tapped Scarlett Johansson for its Tom Cruise franchise sequel "Mission: Impossible 3." The "Lost in Translation" star is set to portray an ally of Cruise's Ethan Hunt character.
With their contract expiring this weekend, studios and showbiz scribes have launched what's expected to be the final push toward a deal. Reps of the WGA and the Alliance of Motion Picture…
Paramount Pictures has tapped Kenneth Branagh to star opposite Tom Cruise in "Mission: Impossible 3." British thesp joins Carrie-Anne Moss and Ving Rhames in the cast of the action franchise sequel.
With the contract clock ticking toward a Sunday expiration, the Writers Guild of America has bared its teeth at the studios. The WGA has opted for a decidedly feisty stance on its key issues of DVD…
Two-time Oscar winner Albert Wolsky has been tapped to receive the Hollywood Film Festival's Hollywood costume designer of the year prize.
Members of the Intl. Cinematographers Guild have tapped Gary Dunham as president by a 52%-48% margin over Stephen Lighthill, after a campaign stressing the need for a more confrontational stance on…