Harrison Ford will topline Civil War thriller "Manhunt" for Walden Media, portraying war hero Col. Everton Conger, leader of the search for Abraham Lincoln's assassin. "Manhunt" will be produced by…
Hollywood writers, strongly endorsing a strategy of organizing non-union work, have elected Patric Verrone over Ted Elliott for the presidency of the Writers Guild of America West.
The Hollywood Film Festival will honor thesps Jake Gyllenhaal and Rachel McAdams along with director Paul Haggis with this year's Breakthrough Awards.
Writer-director William Richert has sued the Writers Guild of America West over its practice of collecting foreign levies for writers who aren't WGA members.
The Entertainment Industry Development Corp. has signed a 10-year lease for 13,000 square feet at Los Angeles Center Studios and will move from its longtime Hollywood HQ by the end of the year.
While not scoring knockouts, "Cinderella Man" delivered respectably weekend at overseas wickets. Pic punched up $8.5 million at 3,250 playdates, lifting BVI's two-week offshore cume to $16 million…
Three months after a lukewarm domestic run, "Cinderella Man" has launched moderately in foreign territories with $6.3 million in its first five days in 11 markets.
Chris Albers has topped Richard Wesley in the contest for presidency of the WGA East and will succeed Warren Leight in the post. Albers, a member of the WGA East Council, stressed during the campaign…
Hollywood and New York casting directors and associates have set Oct. 6 as the start date for their first contract negotiations with studios and networks.
In a direct challenge to the Writers Guild of America West, IATSE has announced it will seek jurisdiction over screenwriters at upcoming negotiations.
Viacom co-prexy Tom Freston, soon to take the helm of a smaller and sleeker Viacom, issued a bullish outlook for Paramount and a strong endorsement of Brad Grey's leadership of the studio on Tuesday.