Despite his bruising intro as SAG president, Alan Rosenberg is still thoroughly upbeat after four months in the post. "Every day is a challenge, but it's totally invigorating," the 54-year-old…
All eyes this weekend will be on a little movie playing at just 34 playdates. Despite several wide bows and expansions, studios will be looking to see if Magnolia Pictures has success with the Steven…
In its typically matter-of-fact manner, the Directors Guild of America started 2006 with major construction under way on an apartment building on its property next to its Hollywood headquarters.
With a 308-4 approval of their first contract, Hollywood and New York casting directors and associates have officially entetered into their first contract with studios and networks.
New Line Cinema is launching a nationwide open casting call for the role of Tracy Turnblad in "Hairspray," which is expected to shoot in the summer in Toronto and Baltimore.
The Cinema Audio Society has tapped Lionsgate's "Crash," Universal's "King Kong," Sony's "Memoirs of a Geisha," Fox's "Walk the Line" and Paramount's "War of the Worlds" as nominees for outstanding…
The SAG Awards have added Amy Adams, Pierce Brosnan, Sandra Bullock, Morgan Freeman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Sean Hayes, Terrence Howard, Heath Ledger, William H. Macy, Christopher Meloni and Ziyi Zhang as…
New Line Cinema has launched development of a feature version of the story of the Virgin Mary, buying Mike Rich's "Nativity" spec script in a pre-emptive purchase. The move by the studio comes two…
Carl Reiner will return for the 20th time as host for the 58th Annual Directors Guild of America Awards on Saturday at the Century Plaza Hotel.
The American Federation of Television and Radio Artists has tapped longtime PR exec John Hinrichs as national director of communications. Hinrichs, who's been senior communications specialist at the…
The Writers Guild of America West has announced it may telecast its awards show in coming years.