Tom Jacobson has signed on to produce Walt Disney's upcoming "Mighty Joe Young," joining producer Ted Hartley and director Ron Underwood in what will be one of the studio's "event" films of 1998.
Frustrated with the decline in wages among recognizable, second-tier actors and alarmed that the industry's middle-class thesp may be disappearing, the Screen Actors Guild has embarked on a…
As the Oscar campaign nears, so do tensions between filmmakers and studios over marketing campaigns. In the Los Angeles Times last week, Robert Altman expressed his displeasure with Fine Line because…
Last week's top movie, "Beverly Hills Ninja," spent more than 10 years in development, bouncing from studio to studio before it landed in a familiar place: the hands of the original writers.
Brad Silberling ("Casper"), currently in pre-production on Warner Bros.' "City of Angels," is attached to direct Universal's "Father Figure," to be produced by Brillstein-Grey Entertainment.
"The English Patient," followed by "Jerry Maguire," led the list Thursday of nominees for the Screen Actors Guild Awards, giving the pics a boost in this year's Oscar race.
Keith Gorham has been named to the newly created position of vice president, industrial relations, at Universal, moving up from his previous post as VP of labor relations.
Cuba Gooding Jr., who stars in "Jerry Maguire," has signed with Creative Artists Agency to be repped by Kevin Huvane.
Producers of "The English Patient," "Fargo," "Hamlet," "The People vs. Larry Flynt" and "Shine" picked up nominations Wednesday for the Producers Guild of America Awards.
Supporters and opponents of Universal's plans to vastly expand its lot offered differing pictures of the project Tuesday, characterizing it as a well-thought-out boon to the region's economy or a…
The Directors Guild of America chose five first-time nominees for DGA's feature film honors Tuesday, another indication of the wide-open nature of this year's awards derby, as well as the strong…
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