Peter Kujawski has been appointed executive vice president of worldwide acquisitions for Universal Pictures.
Just three weeks after signing a two-year, first-look producing pact at Warner Bros., KatzSmith Prods. partners Seth Grahame-Smith and David Katzenberg have set up their first project under the new…
After playing sinister characters in "The Assassination of Jesse James By the Coward Robert Ford" and "The Killer Inside Me," Casey Affleck is joining the fight for good, as he's in negotiations to…
Richard Jenkins is set to join the cast of Paramount and Skydance's "One Shot," starring Tom Cruise.
Patty Jenkins is in early talks to helm Marvel Studios and Disney's "Thor 2."
Paramount may be planning an ambitious, $700 million overhaul to its lot over the next couple of decades, but don't expect a visible facelift to the historic buildings on the 56-acre Melrose Avenue…
Universal Pictures is developing a new version of "Scarface" -- though it insists it's not a remake or a sequel -- with Marc Shmuger and Martin Bregman producing.
Paramount Pictures has filed an application with the city of Los Angeles for the Hollywood Project, a long-term plan intended to upgrade its lot and maintain its film and television departments in…
After a year of studio comedies, Jason Bateman is returning to his indie roots, as the thesp is in final negotiations to star in Far Hills Pictures' "The Longest Week" with Olivia Wilde and…
Jon Turteltaub is in negotiations to direct "Last Vegas" for CBS Films and Mandate Pictures.
Looking to build off of Eddie Murphy's post-Oscar-host momentum, Paramount Pictures says it has changed the release date of the DreamWorks pic "A Thousand Words" to Mar. 23, 2012 to coincide with the…