The Writers Guild of America East has promoted associate counsel Ann Toback to assistant exec director. "Ann has served the members both intelligently and conscientiously, and they have repeatedly…
"Star Wars: Episode III -- Revenge of the Sith" has won the Hollywood Film Festival's movie of the year award, based on public online voting. George Lucas will be presented with the award at the…
Twentieth Century Fox has tapped production exec Lisa Ellzey as an exec VP. Ellzey served five years as president of Scott Free Prods. before ankling last summer.
The PGA East has tapped David Brown and Linda Ellerbee for honors at its first major event, "The Night of the Producer." Event, to be held Tuesday, aims to recognize major New York-based producers…
Twentieth Century Fox has decided to move its holiday comedy "The Family Stone" from November to mid-December. "Stone" will open Dec. 16, two days after Universal opens "King Kong."
DreamWorks may indeed be acquired by NBC Universal after all. Or will it? Despite press reports, it is understood that NBC U has not raised its offer to buy the studio.
"Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit" was the big winner at the foreign box office with an impressive $26.4 million in eight markets over the weekend.
The saber-rattling over Apple's new video iPod has started. WGA West president Patric Verrone has sent a letter to the 8,000 WGAW members asserting that residuals should be calculated, at the very…
Warner Bros. has tapped Fernley Phillips to pen adaptation "You Want Me to Kill Him?," set up with Bryan Singer producing.
Fox has signed Penn Station Entertainment, headed by Michael Aguilar and Dean Georgaris, to a three-year first-look deal.
Highlighting its efforts to organize reality TV, the Directors Guild of America has created an award for directorial achievement in reality programs.