Perhaps it was a case of pre-invasion jitters as SAG sounded a warning last week against possible blacklisting of thesps.
Having scored a surprise success with "Jackass: The Movie," MTV Films is again pushing the envelope -- this time into arthouse territory -- with "Better Luck Tomorrow."
Hollywood scribes, showing a preference for both populism and offbeat structure, tapped Michael Moore's "Bowling for Columbine" for the WGA award for original screenplay and David Hare's "The Hours"…
AFL-CIO president John Sweeney has ramped up his support for the proposed merger between SAG and AFTRA, winging to Hollywood to offer leaders strategic guidance on pushing through the deal.
Veteran production exec Tom Hoffman has joined Tollin/Robbins Prods. as senior VP of production for the company's Paramount-based film division.
Hollywood's writers always seem to court controversy, even without a strike threat. One might have expected the Writers Guild of America to assume a lower profile during 2002 and 2003, after giving…
SAG, AFTRA and the Actors' Fund of America have launched a "Looking Ahead" program aimed at helping young performers in Southern California.
Responding to SAG's warning of possible blacklisting of anti-war thesps, the Writers Guild of America West has issued a strong endorsement of open debate over the looming war with Iraq.
The Writers Guild of Canada has blasted the Canadian government's recent decision to boost incentives for foreign producers while cutting its support of the Canadian Television Fund.
Paramount Pictures has tapped Maurice Chauvet and Christopher Vail to pen the script for the all-CGI version of "Mighty Mouse" for Nickelodeon Films.