Clay stayed king at the foreign box office as UIP's "Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit" easily won its third straight weekend with $15.75 million at 3,782 playdates in 32 markets.
Fox has tapped Skip Woods ("Swordfish") to adapt its feature version of vidgame "Hitman," with Vin Diesel toplining. Studio picked up the Eidos vidgame franchise in June from producers Chuck Gordon…
Viacom chief Sumner Redstone has put the kibosh on what was widely viewed as a longshot play for DreamWorks by Paramount. A play that never even reached the offer stage.
The Intl. Documentary Assn. has tapped Kate Amend to receive its inaugural IDA Award for documentary editing.
Off-lot production in Los Angeles posted solid gains in September, with feature activity jumping 42% over September 2004 while TV rose 5%, according to figures released Wednesday by the Entertainment…
The Writers Guild of America East has promoted associate counsel Ann Toback to assistant exec director. "Ann has served the members both intelligently and conscientiously, and they have repeatedly…
"Star Wars: Episode III -- Revenge of the Sith" has won the Hollywood Film Festival's movie of the year award, based on public online voting. George Lucas will be presented with the award at the…
Twentieth Century Fox has tapped production exec Lisa Ellzey as an exec VP. Ellzey served five years as president of Scott Free Prods. before ankling last summer.
The PGA East has tapped David Brown and Linda Ellerbee for honors at its first major event, "The Night of the Producer." Event, to be held Tuesday, aims to recognize major New York-based producers…
Twentieth Century Fox has decided to move its holiday comedy "The Family Stone" from November to mid-December. "Stone" will open Dec. 16, two days after Universal opens "King Kong."
DreamWorks may indeed be acquired by NBC Universal after all. Or will it? Despite press reports, it is understood that NBC U has not raised its offer to buy the studio.