Good vibrations are generally the order of the night when supporters of the hippie-descended jam-band circuit gather for the Jammy Awards, but the producers -- or some cosmic forces -- really outdid…
Markets & Festivals
The Brussels Festival of European Film (April 23-30) has unveiled part of the event's lineup.
Banner profits for Vivendi Universal Entertainment were announced from Paris Wednesday by execs with French names who will likely no longer be involved with the company next year.
Columbia Pictures and Red Wagon's Doug Wick and Lucy Fisher made a deal for screen rights to "Sammy's Hill," a first novel by Kristin Gore, daughter of the former U.S. vice president Al Gore.
"CSI" stalwart Danny Cannon has inked a deal that ups him to exec producer on all three editions of the CBS forensics franchise -- including the upcoming Gotham spinoff.
Steven Spielberg and Tom Cruise will bring "The War of the Worlds" to the bigscreen, with Cruise expected to star. Spielberg is now completing work on "The Terminal" with Tom Hanks and Catherine…
Screenwriter Sam Harper is the new family guy. Twentieth Century Fox has hired Harper to pen a second installment of last year's hit "Cheaper by the Dozen."
Humanoids Inc., the U.S. arm of the Humanoids Group, publishers of the European graphic novels featuring the work of such European artists as Moebius, Bilal and Jodorowsky, has set up two feature…
Connie Nielsen has been set to replace Monica Bellucci as the female lead in "The Ice Harvest," a Harold Ramis-directed black comedy for Focus Features.
Showtime entertainment topper Robert Greenblatt has pinned senior VP stripes on a trio of programming execs. Promotions rep some of the first exec shuffles from Greenblatt, who joined the network…