Writer-director John Dahl and his brother, writer Rick Dahl, signed with Creative Artists Agency. They had been at the William Morris Agency. The Dahls rejoin their former Morris agent Josh Donen who…
Paramount senior VP Tom Levine is in talks to segue into an exec role at Lorne Michaels’ new Par-based, NBC-backed feature production entity. Michaels is putting together a new team to make movies…
Imax Corp. reported stronger than expected second quarter and six month earnings Wednesday.
Howard Hughes, who went from a strapping billionaire filmmaker and aviator to reclusive germophobe, is suddenly the subject of multiple biopics.
Jerry Seinfeld opened his 10-performance Broadway standup engagement, "I'm Telling You for the Last Time," on Wednesday night, speaking to reporters beforehand at a press conference at the Broadhurst.
Hank Azaria has won an Emmy for outstanding voiceover performance in the role of convenience store operator Apu on "The Simpsons."
An early work by hot Irish scribe Conor McPherson and a new stage adaptation of Henry James' "The Turn of the Screw" highlight the new season at Off Broadway's Primary Stages, under artistic director…
British playwright and screenwriter John Hopkins, whose long career included such notable films as the James Bond actioner “Thunderball” and the recent Showtime telepic “Hiroshima,” died July 23 of…
DreamWorks' computer-animated comedy "Antz," which features the voices of Woody Allen and Sharon Stone, has been chosen to close the 23rd Toronto Intl. Film Festival.
John F. (Jack) Rayel, a TV announcer and producer during the early days of television, died from a heart attack April 30 in Upper Black Eddy, Penn. He was 82. Rayel’s TV career began before World War…
Bill Paxton, the thesp who most recently appeared as the modern-day treasure hunter in James Cameron’s “Titanic,” has signed with Endeavor. Since his salad days as a set decorator for Roger Corman’s…