Tom Sherak has been re-elected to his third term as president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Meanwhile, the Acad has also set James Earl Jones, makeup man Dick Smith and Oprah…
"Taxi Driver" scribe Paul Schrader has signed on to helm the indie thriller "Bait."
Robert Zemeckis has signed a two-year first look deal to bring his ImageMovers Digital shingle over to Universal, where he'll get back into creating live-action pics in addition to the motion-capture…
As buzz continues to grow for "Warrior," Frank Grillo -- who plays Joel Edgerton's trainer in the September release from Lionsgate -- is setting up his next pair of pics.
Christina Kounelias has been tapped as the chief marketing officer for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Jayson Rothwell has signed with WME.
Kevin Bacon is in final negotiations to play the villain in Universal's "R.I.P.D." starring Ryan Reynolds.
Angela Workman is developing a script for an untitled indie about Dorothea Lange, the American photographer whose images were said to inspire "The Grapes of Wrath."
Paramount Pictures has made several changes in its release calendar, including moving up the release date for "Mission: Impossible -- Ghost Protocol" to Dec. 21, 2011 and dating "One Shot," starring…
In pursuit of an A-list ensemble on a $75 million-$80 million budget, Warner Bros. spent months tinkering with the cast of "The Gangster Squad" -- and with the addition of Emma Stone, it appears to…
Paradigm is in the process of making a deal that would bring over the youth department of the Abrams Artist Agency, a potentially major blow to the 34-year-old boutique tenpercentary.