Following through on its 10-day truce with Carl Icahn, Lionsgate has been meeting with MGM debtholders about a possible merger.
New Regency and producer Scott Free are developing Andrew Will's spec script "Archangels," about a covert group of agents who battle aliens secretly living among humans.
Overbrook Entertainment's Will Smith, James Lassiter and Ken Stovitz are moving ahead on developing a feature for Sony based on modern-day explorer and African-American neuroscience professor Dr. S…
Off-lot feature production in the Los Angeles area rose 11.5% during the second quarter compared to last year, thanks to the state's incentive program.
Religious drama "Heretics," based on the life of a fallen star in the evangelical movement, is headed for the big screen as a potential directing vehicle for Marc Forster ("Quantum of Solace").
Sam Trammell ("True Blood") has joined the cast of indie crime thriller "Guns, Girls and Gambling," opposite Dane Cook, Christian Slater, Anthony Hopkins and Gary Oldman.
Compact Media Group, growing its work in secondary TV and film rights, has tapped industry vet Elissa Rosen as accounts manager for its Los Angeles office.
Cinema Libre is developing a feature version of John Perkins' "Confessions of an Economic Hit Man," his behind-the-scenes memoir about the global banking structure and Third World Development.
Jaimie Alexander ("Thor"), William Forsythe and Joe Pantoliano have joined the cast of indie drama-comedy "Loosies," starring Peter Facinelli of "Twilight."
A temporary truce in the bitter battle between Lionsgate and Carl Icahn will transform the two adversaries into potential dealmakers beginning this week.