Brian Grazer and Ron Howard have been chosen to receive the Producers Guild of America's 2009 Milestone award.
Markets & Festivals
Mark Burnett Prods. has entered into a partnership with No Good TV, with plans for developing the popular, privately funded online video producer's content into traditional television series.
Warner Bros. has acquired rights to the L.A. Times' recent seven-part series "Tales From the Gangster Squad," with Dan Lin to produce the feature adaptation.
Steven Spielberg and Will Smith are in early discussions to collaborate on a remake of Park Chan-wook's "Oldboy." DreamWorks is in the process of securing the remake rights, and the new pic will be…
Ashok Amritraj's Hyde Park Entertainment has joined forces with Singapore-based Toonz Entertainment and Gang of 7 Animation to mount "The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus," a CGI-animated feature…
Flush from the global returns of "Mamma Mia!," Universal Pictures is tuning up another stage musical transformation. The studio has acquired rights to turn the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical "In…
The Boy Wonder won't be flying into primetime after all. The CW and Warner Bros. TV have been forced to scrap their plans for "The Graysons."
In a boost to its Festival Direct video-on-demand service, IFC has struck a package deal for 10 films repped by Celluloid Dreams.
Lifetime has cast LeAnn Rimes, Eddie Cibrian and Rosanna Arquette in the telepic "Northern Lights," the third of its four adaptations of Nora Roberts' novels that are slated for next year.
With the economy continuing to falter, at least one TV studio is already mandating production cuts -- while others aren't too far behind.
Driven by cheap costs, stunning terrain and highly skilled crews, Morocco long has been a preferred Hollywood location for big-budget drama. Following Ridley Scott's "Body of Lies," this year alone…