Five finalists have been selected for the 55th annual Samuel Goldwyn Writing Award, the kudo given for a feature screenplay penned by a student from a U. of Calif. campus.
A number of Broadway tuner veterans -- including Christian Hoff, Terrence Mann and Barbara Walsh -- have lined up to perform in the Festival of New Musicals produced annually by the National Alliance…
Magnet Releasing has scored U.S. rights to Takashi Miike's samurai story "13 Assassins."
Lorber Films has picked up U.S. rights to "Tuesday, After Christmas," the Romanian pic that will soon screen at the New York Film Festival.
Guy Pearce, Catalina Sandino Moreno and Cloris Leachman are lined up to star in "Mis-Fits," a quirky black comedy written and helmed by L.D. Napier and expected to begin filming next year.
Christopher Fitzgerald and David Harbour are among the new thesps on board for the Broadway run of "The Merchant of Venice," in which they'll appear alongside returning cast members including Lily…
The next gig on tap for Jerry Seinfeld: Broadway director.
Broadway box office inched upward last week, recovering from the $3 million tumble the Street took in the frame after Labor Day.
Art Machine, the company aligned with Hollywood-based entertainment marketing org Trailer Park, has expanded into New York with an eye toward serving a client base in Broadway and live entertainment.
The O'Neill Theater Center has kicked off the open submissions period.
Nicole Kidman is lining up her next Broadway gig, with the actress expected to topline a fall 2011 staging of Tennessee Williams play "Sweet Bird of Youth."