Roman Polanski will appear in New Line's "Rush Hour 3," starring Chris Tucker and Jackie Chan and currently shooting in Paris. Polanski's been cast as a French police officer who harasses Tucker and…
New Line's turning "Semi-Pro," greenlighting the Will Ferrell comedy set in the world of 1970s pro basketball. Jimmy Miller is producing.
The American Society of Cinematographers has selected Gerald Hirschfeld to receive its President's Award for his pioneering work in visual effects.
Oliver Stone's "World Trade Center," Pedro Almodovar's "Volver" and Terry Green's "Heavens Fall" received the top awards at the 10th anniversary edition of the Hollywood Film Festival.
New Line has added Helen Mirren, Andy Serkis, Rafi Gavron and Sienna Guillory to the cast of family fantasy "Inkheart," the first in Cornelia Funke's kidlit fantasy trilogy.
The Intl. Documentary Assn. has announced 24 finalists in four catgeories for its 22nd Annual Distringuished Documentary Achievement Awards, including "An Incovenient Truth."
Hollywood union publicists have selected Sony Pictures toppers Michael Lynton and Amy Pascal to receive their Motion Picture Showmanship Award.
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has organized the crew of the low-budget feature "Dream Boy" in St. Francisville, La.
First Look Studios has reshuffled its exec suite with the hiring of Village Roadshow veteran Reid Sullivan as exec VP-chief financial officer. Bill Lischak, who joined the company in 1988 when it was…
Members of the Screen Actors Guild will have to pay more money to get more money -- from residuals checks, that is. SAG's national board approved a referendum late Sunday by a near-unanimous vote…
The Writers Guild of America East and ABC have modified their offers in the contentious negotiations over a new contract for about 225 news writers and producers.