Universal Pictures has tapped Sony Pictures alum Josh Goldstine as prexy of marketing.
Devon Jackson, former partner in Jackson-Medavoy Entertainment, has set up a management shingle, Trademark Talent.
Micah Hauptman has signed on to Taylor Hackford's noir thriller "Parker."
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."