A new era for the Writers Guild of America East began Thursday with the appointment of veteran labor attorney Lowell Peterson as exec director. Peterson succeeds Mona Mangan, a feisty and often…
Hopes for the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists closing a primetime deal with the majors soon have started to vanish, with a June 30 contract expiration looming.
This weekend Paramount faces the sort of problem any studio would love to have. Its blockbuster hit "Iron Man" has its first real competition … but from another Par release: "Indiana Jones and the…
Walden Media has found its "Inner Child," snapping up Ross Venokur's comedy pitch as part of its move to expand beyond adaptations of kidlit and into broad comedies.
Forget about any quick, easy deal for SAG when bargaining resumes next week.
Summit Entertainment will produce a remake of fantasy thriller "Highlander" with the aim of kick-starting the franchise.
Olympus Pictures and Rob Morrow's Bits & Pieces Picture Co. are producing a feature version of Robert Charles Wilson's sci-fi thriller "Spin."
Mandate Pictures has preemptively bought "Broken City," the first screenplay from Brian Tucker.
Emilio Ferrari has signed on to produce the indie drama "Waco" under his A Plus Prods. banner.
CBS Films has picked up "Legally Blonde" scribe Karen McCullah Lutz's romantic comedy spec "Permission."
In a surprise development, AFTRA has joined the Screen Actors Guild in declaring that actors must still be asked for their consent for clips of their work to be used online.