New Mexico has won out over Hawaii, Illinois and Tennessee as the location for "The Longest Yard," the Paramount/Sony remake toplining Adam Sandler, Chris Rock and Burt Reynolds.
The top leadership of the Intl. Brotherhood of Teamsters has pledged full support to its Local 399 studio drivers in upcoming negotiations with studios and networks.
Paramount has joined "The Fighting Quakers," setting up a pitch by comedy specialist Tim Herlihy at Adam Sandler's Happy Madison production shingle.
Former Sony Pictures VP of music publishing Georgette Sue Studnicka has been sentenced to five years in state prison for stealing nearly half a million dollars from the company.
A congressional hearing has been set for Thursday over the issues related to the DGA's copyright and trademark infringement claims against businesses that traffic in sanitized versions of films with…
Universal Pictures has paid $1 million to preemptively option Doug TenNapel's graphic novel "Tommysaurus Rex."
Paramount Pictures is going with "The Crazies," setting up a remake of George Romero's horror-thriller with Michael Aguilar and Dean Georgaris to produce at their Penn Station shingle.
Twentieth Century Fox has given life to "Ghost of 21," buying the comedy spec script from tyro writer Blake McCormick for low against mid-six figures for Davis Entertainment to produce.
Can "The Manchurian Candidate" be this year's "Seabiscuit?" A year ago, "Seabiscuit" looked to be little more than an expensive gamble in the late summer -- a period drama starring a horse and set in…
It's getting crowded in Hollywood's labor negotiations line. The WGA and AMPTP opted May 12 to delay the resumption of talks for three weeks, hoping to hash out details of their respective deal…
About 500 casting directors and associates in Los Angeles and New York are formally seeking to be represented by the Intl. Brotherhood of Teamsters before the AMPTP and warning they may strike if not…