Appropriately enough for Super Bowl weekend, the WGA and the studios were driving toward the end zone, looking to lock in a strike-ending deal as early as this week.
"Cloverfield" scared up solid but not monstrous overseas biz to top the weekend at the international box office with $18.6 million at 3,174 playdates in 33 markets.
Talks between WGA leaders and top studio execs on Friday and Saturday have been productive enough to generate cautious optimism that a settlement to the three-month-old strike may soon be at hand.
Backstage at the SAG Awards on Jan. 27, it was clear the cast of "The Sopranos" was in fine fettle, as Uncle Junior would have put it.
Tim Burton's bigscreen musical adaptation "Sweeney Todd" is off to a singing start overseas, coming in No. 1 for the Jan. 25-27 weekend as it bowed in top markets including the U.K., France and…
At a time when labor troubles have dominated Hollywood, the Producers Guild of America has gone out of its way to stay neutral.
A tacit deadline is looming for WGA leaders -- within the next week and possibly within the next few days -- to make progress on the key issues in their informal talks with studio brass or run the…
Some Super Bowl fans will end up missing parts of the game on Sunday to drive their daughters to see Disney's "Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert Tour" in digital 3-D, as the pic…
Before the WGA went on strike, its leaders repeatedly assured members they would retain eligibility within the guild-industry health plan for the duration of the work stoppage.
In a signal that informal talks to end the writers strike may be gaining momentum, the WGA has offered an olive branch to the congloms by abruptly canceling a Wall Street confab for CBS'…
With the writers' strike in its 86th day, the town's running out of patience -- despite hints of progress at informal meetings to lay the groundwork for official WGA negotiations to resume.