The Writers Guild of America East and ABC have relaunched long-stalled contract negotiations covering 225 newswriters, editors and producers, who have been working for more than a year under an…
New Line is conjuring up “Burt Dickenson: The Most Powerful Magician on Planet Earth.” Project’s set in the world of rival Las Vegas magicians in which one member of a highly successful two-man team…
DGA president Michael Apted has announced his support of efforts to rescind pending legislation in France that would legalize peer-to-peer downloading.
Expanding showbiz diversity via mentoring can be as simple as explaining what's expected at a pitch meeting.
"Ice Age: The Meltdown" sizzled overseas with $93 million at 8,216 playdates in 45 markets. Underlining the powerful worldwide appetite for CG toons, sequel generated the most heat at the foreign box…
The IntL. Alliance of Theatrical Employes and Hollywood metal fabricator Alternative Metal Supply have signed a four-year deal covering film and television production.
"6/6/06. You have been warned." That's the creepy slogan promoting Fox's remake of "The Omen." But look closer: It's also a reminder of Fox's unorthodox strategy to open the pic globally -- on a…
The Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television & Radio Actors have agreed to meet with the advertising industry over the industry's proposal to study changing revenue models in the…
Nickelodeon Movies and the Collective are teaming to produce an action comedy film starring Drake Bell and Josh Peck, leads of the Nick series "Drake & Josh."
Beth Schacter will direct her script "Normal Adolescent Behavior" for New Line, with Amber Tamblyn in final negotiations to star in the darkly comic look at sexual politics among precocious and…
Morgan Creek has purchased Ron Shelton and John Norville's spec "Our Lady of the Ballpark," with Shelton attached to direct.