The Writers Guild of America East Foundation has tapped Hailey O'Brien to receive its Michael Collyer Memorial Fellowship.
Offlot production in Los Angeles stayed solid last week with 649 days of shooting -- up 12% from the 2011 weekly average.
Warner Bros. has tapped "Chewie" scribes Van Robichaux and Evan Susser to rewrite its bigscreen version of TV toon "The Jetsons."
Sony is looking for the funny in "Interpol," snapping up a comedy pitch by the writing team of Jonathan Keasey and Brant Boivin and setting it up with Will Smith's Overbrook Entertainment.
Jack O'Connell and Alice Englert are in final negotiations to star in Alcon's supernatural love story ''Beautiful Creatures.''
JPMorgan Chase & Co. and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists Retirement Fund reached an "agreement in principal" to settle a 2009 lawsuit over losses that the plan sustained from…
Anchor Bay Films has acquired North American distribution rights to director/writer Richard Bates, Jr.'s debut feature "Excision" following its world premiere at Sundance.
Summit Entertainment has set an Oct. 26 domestic launch for "Alex Cross," starring Tyler Perry with Rob Cohen directing.
Wolfe Releasing has acquired North American rights to Indion Entertainment/Maya Entertainment's coming of age story "Mosquita y Mari," which screened at Sundance.
Dan Angel ("Door to Door") of the Hatchery has launched development of Patrick Carman's "Dark Eden," a multimedia young-adult thriller.
Helmer Brad Peyton had to acknowledge that he's come a long way to get to Thursday's premiere of "Journey 2: The Mysterious Island" at the Chinese.