Barry Pepper, seen in the upcoming Fox feature "Firestorm," has been cast in DreamWorks/Par's "Saving Private Ryan," a World War II drama starring Tom Hanks and directed by Steven Spielberg.
Stunt performers picketed in front of the Screen Actors Guild on Monday, protesting a proposed commercials contract because it fails to recognize stunt coordinators.
The scribes of megapics just get no respect. "Get in the car! Get out of the car!" "Hold on!" These are lines from "Twister," as quoted by Mike Medavoy and Rob Reiner at the Writers Guild…
Tom Schulman summed up a central message that panelists brought to a first-of-its-kind writers conference in Santa Monica: "Fight."
Warner Bros. has acquired the film rights to Michael Drosnin's nonfiction book "The Bible Code," which details an Israeli mathematician's decoding of a series of messages and predictions hidden in…
As many as 1,000 people are expected to attend "Words Into Pictures," billed as the first-of-its-kind industry event focusing on screenwriters. The three-day forum, beginning today, is held by the…
When spotting the prehistoric dinos in "The Lost World," the scientists can't believe their eyes. Readers should be equally incredulous when it comes to the media frenzy surrounding the pic's mammoth…
Kayo Hatta, who helmed the Miramax release "Picture Bride," has signed to direct the action thriller "Shadow Puppets" for Chrome Dragon Films.
Matthew Lillard, who starred in Dimension Films' "Scream," has landed a co-starring role opposite Marlon Wayans in another Dimension feature, "Senseless."
Union and studio reps came to terms on a revised contract proposal that at least temporarily averts a strike of about 140 studio tour drivers and garage mechanics at Universal Studios Hollywood.
Natasha Richardson, who starred in "Nell" and "Widow's Peak," has been cast in Walt Disney Pictures' remake of "The Parent Trap," scheduled to start shooting on July 15.