A package proposal to reform Los Angeles' business tax rules -- including a reduction in fees for production companies and individual artists -- has cleared its first hurdle.
The thorny DVD issue isn't going away. In recent deals with the DGA and WGA, the studios averted a collision with writers and directors on the issue of sweetening the 20-year-old residuals formula…
It's been 15 years since the last "Indiana Jones" pic hit screens, but Hollywood's still holding its breath for a fourth incarnation from the Big Three.
Paramount Pictures and producer Scott Rudin have scared up a deal to remake "The Blob," the 1958 campy horror classic that launched the star of Steve McQueen.
Hollywood union publicists have tapped Julie Andrews to receive the lifetime achievement award in recognition of her career in features, TV and theater.
Paramount Pictures has hired Simon Beaufoy ("The Full Monty") to write romantic comedy "It's Not You, It's Me" for "Elf" producers Jon Berg and Todd Komarnicki at their Par-based Guy Walks Into a Bar…
Indiana Jones is getting a makeover ... again. George Lucas and Steven Spielberg have hired Jeff Nathanson to give the fourth installment of the serial another try.
In a sign of potential trouble for the WGA's deal with studios and nets, the guild's leaders remain sharply divided on the three-year pact.
Members of the Directors Guild of America have endorsed a three-year deal with studios and nets that provides about $60 million in increases with two-thirds of that coming in health care.
Paramount Pictures has bought remake rights to gritty French crime thriller "Le Convoyeur" and inked "Seven" scribe Andrew Kevin Walker to write it. Penn Station partners Dean Georgaris and Michael…
Los Angeles Mayor James Hahn has endorsed a pair of city business tax reform proposals aimed at putting the brakes on runaway production from Hollywood.