As the countdown to the 32nd edition of the largest film festival in North America continues, brass at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival Group unveiled the moniker for the org's new home and HQ: Bell…
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Film and TV production company Beyond Intl. has announced a 40% lift in net profit from A$3.1 million ($2.6 million) to $3.6 million driven by overseas interest in its factual content.
Entertainment Value Associates has picked up international rights to Jean-Louis Guillermou's French biopic "Antonio Vivaldi, un prince a Venise" (Antonio Vivaldi, a Prince of Venice).
Fox's new reality music competition series "The Next Great American Band" has selected its judges: John Rzeznik of the Goo Goo Dolls, Prince protege and drummer extraordinaire Sheila E. and Aussie…
Ashok Amritraj's Hyde Park Entertainment has greenlit India-America cross-cultural romantic comedy "The Other End of the Line" for MGM. Pic sets James Dodson as helmer and will see Jesse Metcalfe…
Vanessa, Lynn and Corin Redgrave will be honored with a lifetime achievement award at the Savannah Film Festival (Oct. 27-Nov. 3).
Documentary filmmakers have until Sept. 4 to submit their short subject or feature for consideration for this year's Oscars.
Virgin Comics is bringing British adventurer Dan Dare: Pilot of the Future out of retirement, with plans to publish a new line of comicbooks and develop a feature around the intergalactic flyer.
Twentieth Century Fox has set Keanu Reeves to star in "The Day the Earth Stood Still," its re-imagining of the 1951 Robert Wise-directed sci-fi classic.
Overture Films has set up a pair of thrillers, "Skypath" and "Outside," with Lawrence Bender Prods. ("An Inconvenient Truth").
Film-centric cabler ReelzChannel has launched a major programming push timed to the upcoming awards season.