Hollywood scribes have defeated a controversial revamp that would have equalized the screen credit rules on writers who are also production executives. But the scribes also approved a trio of changes…
Paramount Pictures wants to give its "Paycheck" to Ben Affleck. Thesp, who appeared back-to-back in Par releases this year with "Changing Lanes" and "The Sum of All Fears," is in negotiations with…
Having just helmed "Just Married," Shawn Levy is now ready for children -- lots of them. The helmer is in negotiations to helm Fox's remake of "Cheaper by the Dozen."
The Producers Guild of America has tapped Jack Valenti, Robert Evans, George Lucas and Rita Wilson as winners of its 2002 honorary awards.
Viacom Entertainment Group topper Jonathan L. Dolgen has been tapped as Pioneer of the Year by the Will Rogers Motion Picture Pioneers Foundation.
Returning to the Hollywood trenches after nearly a year away, former Paramount TV Group chairman Kerry McCluggage has launched Craftsman Films to produce features and TV projects.
The Screen Actors Guild has tapped Clint Eastwood as the 2002 recipient of its Life Achievement Award, to be presented at the SAG Awards on March 9.
What agent deal? SAG has decided to keep punting a while longer on the question of re-regulating Hollywood agents. The guild's elected leaders declared a month ago that they wanted to head back to…
You'd think that bitterness over SAG's strike against advertisers would have dissipated after two years. But you'd be wrong.
Wait till next year. That's the outlook for the current versions of federal legislation to fight runaway production. Those efforts look to be headed for the back burner during the upcoming lame-duck…