The Writers Guild of America will hold a weeklong conference in Maui in August to bring scribes together with industry leaders to discuss topics in the industry.
Chris O'Donnell's Warner Bros.-based company has tapped a production head and two projects in which he will produce and star --- one a romantic holiday comedy and the other a thriller.
Environmentalists opposed to DreamWorks' Playa Vista project have called for a boycott of the Steven Spielberg-directed "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" and its product tie-ins.
In another victory for developers, the state Court of Appeal has ruled that Los Angeles city officials complied with environmental guidelines in greenlighting DreamWorks' plans to locate a new studio…
Warner Bros. has picked up writer Mick Davis' pitch "Beyond Prosecution," about an everyman cop trying to find the truth about his wife's murder.
Brandt Joel, a talent agent at United Talent Agency for the past six years, has departed the tenpercentery for CAA, bringing with him clients such as Ewan McGregor ("Trainspotting") and Neve Campbell…
Warner Bros. has purchased Rand Ravich's horror spec script "Wrath" for producer Andrew Lazar's Mad Chance Prods.
Director Stuart Baird, getting set to start shooting "U.S. Marshals" for Warner Bros., is attached to develop "Vertical Limit" for Phoenix Pictures.
Balir Belcher, VP at Fox-based Horizon Pictures, has joined United Talent Agency as an agent in the motion picture lit department. She will report to Dan Aloni and Jeremy Zimmer. Belcher had been VP…
Veteran publishing executive Anne Allen McGrath will head the publishing efforts for the consumer products division of DreamWorks. In the newly created role, McGrath will be responsible for managing…
Big-studio biopics of Joan of Arc have gone in and out of turnaround, but Ron Maxwell has taken a big leap forward in his own effort to bring history's most famous martyr to the screen: Moira Kelly…