Forest Whitaker and David Oyelowo are in negotiations to star in Lee Daniels' "The Butler," with Whitaker playing the title role and Oyelowo as his son.
"Ouija" is reaching out from the beyond -- Universal has pulled the pic from turnaround by slashing the budget and attaching "Paranormal Activity" shingle Blumhouse to help produce the cut-price…
Former CAA agent Dan Aloni has joined WME. He will be a partner in the agency's motion picture department.
Producer Mickey Liddell has set up "The Occult" with Rufus Sewell, Anne Heche and newcomer Alycia Debnam-Carey in final negotiations to star in the thriller, which Christian Christiansen will direct.
Simon Baker looks to have found his next project during his hiatus as "The Mentalist" star is set for the Working Title's "I Give it a Year."
Scarlett Johansson is set to play ''Psycho'' star Janet Leigh in Sacha Gervasi's ''Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho.''
"Safe House" helmer Daniel Espinosa is in early talks to helm "The Outsider" for Warner Bros., riding a wave a momentum after the Denzel Washington thriller just crossed the $100 million domestic…
Laurence Mark has come on board to produce the adaptation of non-fiction book "Other People's Love Letters" through his Laurence Mark Productions shingle.
With "American Horror Story" behind her, Taissa Farmiga is going bigscreen, grabbing leading roles in Sofia Coppola's "Bling Ring" and the indie "Jamesy Boy."
Paramount Pictures has signed Sacha Baron Cohen and his Four By Two Films banner to an exclusive, 3-year first-look deal.
Sofia Coppola has tapped Emma Watson to star in her next pic, "The Bling Ring."