There's potentially a new tiger in the jungle of low-budget movie production, as 11-year-old TV specialist Kushner-Locke Co. is trying its hand at several pix in the $ 2 million to $ 4 million range…
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Freed/Laufer Prods. confirmed Thursday that it has reached a development deal with Brig. Gen. Steve Ritchie for the pic "Sierra Hotel," based on Ritchie's story.
Creative Artists Agency has hired former Agency for the Performing Arts senior veepee Steve Tellez, ending a lengthy search for a top television talent agent, sources said Thursday.
Adding a new riff to an old movie, RKO Pictures said Thursday that it is planning a Latin-themed remake of the 1947 George Raft thriller "Nocturne," which will be set against the backdrop of Miami's…
Matt Dillon and Joaquin Phoenix will star opposite Nicole Kidman in director Gus Van Sant's adaptation of Joyce Maynard's "To Die For," Columbia Pictures announced Thursday. Budgeted at $ 14 million…
Boyle-Taylor Prods. confirmed Tuesday that Christopher A. Cuddihy has been named vice president. Cuddihy is a relative newcomer to the Hollywood shuffle.
The U.S. News and World Report Annual Guide to America's Best Graduate Schools has ranked New York University's Tisch School of the Arts and the University of Southern California School of…
Propaganda Films confirmed Wednesday that it has appointed former Walt Disney Pictures business affairs executive Paul H. Green as head of business and legal affairs.
John Leguizamo has reached an agreement to star in Hollywood Pictures' "Pyromaniacs: A Love Story," which will mark "Northern Exposure" producer Joshua Brand's feature directorial debut.
Joe Roth and Roger Birnbaum's Caravan Pictures has inked an agreement with comedian Phil Hartman to star opposite Sinbad in the $ 12 million production "Houseguest," which is set to start lensing in…
Susan Sarandon will star with Winona Ryder in the latest film version of "Little Women," which is set to start production as early as April 18 in Vancouver, B.C., sources familiar with the Columbia…