Here! Films has acquired worldwide distribution rights to the comedy "Straight-Jacket" from SRO Films and plans a fall release. "Straight-Jacket" was originally produced as an Off Broadway play in…
Bob Edwards and Willard Scott received the second annual media and entertainment excellence awards at the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists' national plenary in Gotham.
Anonymous Content has optioned film rights to "Tasty Bullet," a yet-to-be-published graphic novel by Jonathan Vankin and Arnold Pander about an insidious energy drink.
Paramount is just "Wild About Harry," setting up a remake of the 2000 drama-comedy with Guy Walks Into a Bar and Vertigo Entertainment.
Paramount Pictures has tapped the scripting team of Joel Cohen and Alec Sokolow to pen its bigscreen version of "The Partridge Family."
The Directors Guild of America is working to increase its authority over reality TV programs.
Paramount-based John Goldwyn has optioned "City of Water," David Grann's New Yorker magazine story about the massive system of underground tunnels that deliver New York City's water.
The Directors Guild of America has tapped Jonathan Demme, Robert De Niro and Bertrand Tavernier; Paramount Studios chairman Sherry Lansing; producer Lorne Michaels; California Congressmen Howard…
Paramount Pictures has set up development of a remake of Cecil B. DeMille's biblical epic "The Ten Commandments" with producer Mark Gordon.
Rap star Nelly will make his bigscreen debut in Paramount/Sony's "The Longest Yard," which stars Adam Sandler, Chris Rock and Burt Reynolds.
Firming up the 2005 awards season schedule, the Directors Guild of America has selected Jan. 29 for its awards show at the Century Plaza Hotel while the Writers Guild of America West has chosen…