Fox Searchlight has tapped rapper-turned-actor Common ("Terminator Salvation") as the lead opposite Queen Latifah in sports romancer "Just Wright," with Sanaa Hamri directing.
MGM has tapped Mike Mitchell ("Shrek Forever After") to direct its live-action fantasy "Once Upon a Time," with Darryl Taja producing.
Anchor Bay has acquired distribution rights for North America, United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand to ensemble comedy "City Island," starring Andy Garcia, Julianna Margulies, Steven Strait…
Carl Icahn has remained on the prowl for Lionsgate, boosting his stake Wednesday to 16.9% from 15.9%, according to a regulator filing.
After a three-year marriage that gave birth to the AFI Dallas Film Festival, the Dallas Film Society and the American Film Institute have announced an amicable separation.
Liddell Entertainment has picked up U.S. theatrical rights to home-invasion thriller "The Collector" and set a July 31 release through Freestyle Releasing.
WGA members have agreed to impose uniform eligibility standards for WGA West and WGA East.
Overture Films has acquired romantic comedy "Celeste and Jesse Forever," written by Rashida Jones and Will McCormack, and has set the project with Suzanne and Jennifer Todd of Team Todd.
Carl Icahn has nudged his stake in Lionsgate up to 15.9% from 15.6% since last week, indicating he may still make a run to control the mini-major.
Phillip Noyce will direct the indie police thriller "Mixed Blood," with Samuel L. Jackson to co-star.
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