The documentary hits just keep coming in the wake of "Bowling for Columbine." The latest success comes from IFC's "Touching the Void," a drama-doc based on Joe Simpson's bestseller about his…
MTV and Nickelodeon -- the rowdy siblings of the Paramount family -- are now sitting at the adult table. Long relegated to churning out low-cost pics aimed at young moviegoers, MTV and Nick are being…
Showbiz writers and studios have agreed to negotiate past the expiration of their three-year contract and will resume talks Sunday morning.
Get ready for a long weekend. Indications are strong that showbiz writers won't have a new deal any time before their current contract expires at 12:01 a.m. Sunday. WGA West prexy Daniel Petrie Jr…
Over five months prior to the Nov. 15 expiration of the current three-year deal, the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists has started prepping for negotiations on its key network code…
Paramount Pictures wants to go to bat again with "The Bad News Bears," setting up a remake with Billy Bob Thornton starring and Geyer Kosinski producing.
Burt's back for another go at "The Longest Yard." Burt Reynolds will star opposite Adam Sandler and Chris Rock in Paramount/Sony's remake of the pic, set to lense in July. He'll portray the coach of…
SAG and the advertising industry have awarded the first contract to address longstanding complaints from actors shortchanged on TV ad residuals.
Wayne Wang is negotiating to direct Queen Latifah in Paramount's remake of "Last Holiday."
Paramount Pictures has tapped Scarlett Johansson for its Tom Cruise franchise sequel "Mission: Impossible 3." The "Lost in Translation" star is set to portray an ally of Cruise's Ethan Hunt character.
With their contract expiring this weekend, studios and showbiz scribes have launched what's expected to be the final push toward a deal. Reps of the WGA and the Alliance of Motion Picture…