Producer David Permut and Greenhouse Film Group have acquired rights to Laurence Shames' novel "Sunburn," one of several of the author's works now in development for the screen.
In what is considered an important victory for producers who use footage of now-deceased celebrities, a federal appeals court ruled that the makers of a series of how-to-dance videos could use movie…
DeVito and De Niro together for the first time? Danny DeVito is in the process of pounding out a deal to direct "The Little Things" for Warner Bros. and producer Mark Johnson, and Robert DeNiro is in…
Screenwriter Joan Taylor will adapt Sarah Lee Rosenberg's book "It's All in the Cards" for the Bubble Factory and Bette Midler's All Girl Prods., and the scribe also is penning a feature version of…
Screenwriter Robert King, whose credits include "Clean Slate" and "Speechless," will make his directing debut on the Disney telefilm "The Principal Takes a Holiday" for ABC.
Planners on Thursday unveiled details for the for the Hollywood Spectacular entertainment complex, including a 550-seat Hollywood Experience theater that will show a pair of 70 mm non-fiction films.
Keanu Reeves is near a deal to star in "Matrix," the big-budget sci-fi film to be directed by Andy and Larry Wachowski. Reeves will be paid nearly $10 million against 10% of the gross. Joel Silver…
Leonardo DiCaprio is making room for "The Crowded Room." The actor, who last starred in "Romeo & Juliet," has been in negotiations for the coveted role that had drawn the interest of several actors…
Labor and industry reps met with state officials to air their concerns over a new measure they say lowers the standards for studio teachers.
Karl Malden, Robert Urich, Chuck Hayward, Yvonne De Carlo, Clint Walker and Leo Gordon will be honored at the Golden Boot Awards on July 19 at the Century Plaza Hotel in Century City.
Salah M. Hassanein has filed suit against Warner Bros., charging that the studio failed to pay him all that he was due during his tenure overseeing international exhibition for the studio.