Tom Hanks said Monday's black-tie dinner at the Regent BevWilshire was actually about "celebrating the end of the trophy, tuxedo season."
Markets & Festivals
Jerry Bruckheimer Films is negotiating a seven-figure deal to acquire the feature film rights to bestselling videogame "Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time." Deal includes a script being penned by…
Warner Bros. Intl. Cinemas has flagged its intention to quit Taiwan to focus on the high-growth markets of China, Japan and Italy.
Strand Releasing has acquired all U.S. rights to German writer-director Faith Akin's gritty contemporary love story "Head-On," which was a surprise winner of the Golden Bear at last month's Berlin…
Universal Pictures has acquired rights to Scottish comics scribe Mark Millar's "Wanted" series for Marc Platt to produce. Previously, he penned "Superman: Red Son" for DC Comics.
Gary Oldman has inked to play Lt. James Gordon in "Batman Begins," director Christopher Nolan's take on the Caped Crusader, which has now started production in Iceland for Warner Bros. Pictures.
Section Eight partners George Clooney and Steven Soderbergh have begun work on their next series for HBO. Pay cabler has ordered five half-hours of an untitled improv comedy revolving around a trio…
Sen. Sam Brownback (R-Kan.) has sent a letter to Viacom topper Mel Karmazin demanding an explanation of Viacom-owned Infinity's decision to broadcast a raunchy Howard Stern radio show, considering…
Tuesday night's HBO "Sopranos" screening at Radio City Music Hall and subsequent party was in true Tony Soprano-style, with lot's of back-slapping, praise for the big guy, red wine, basil-laced…
Martin Sheen has signed with ICM for representation in all areas. Thesp, who plays President Jed Bartlet on NBC's "The West Wing," most recently appeared in Steven Spielberg's "Catch Me if You Can."