Two U.K.-Australia co-productions and films from cult directors Rolf de Heer and Paul Cox head a A$70 million ($45.5 million) slate of film and TV productions that was greenlit Wednesday by the Film…
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Nicole Kidman has dropped out of Lars von Trier's "Manderlay," the second movie in the planned "U.S.A." trilogy that kicked off with this year's Cannes entry "Dogville."
Critics of the Federal Communication Commission's revised media ownership regs are ready to celebrate another victory today.
Only seven months into 2003, Warner Bros. Pictures Intl. has surpassed the billion-dollar mark, with a year-to-date foreign box office of $1.012 billion.
"Bringing Down the House" helmer Adam Shankman and his Offspring Entertainment are setting up shop at 20th Century Fox TV. One-year overall deal sets up Shankman and production partner Jennifer…
Warner Bros. Television has fallen under the spell of Hypnotic. Studio has inked a first-look development deal with the Santa Monica-based shingle headed by helmer Doug Liman ("The Bourne Identity")…
Kyle MacLachlan will make his Broadway debut this fall in the Roundabout's revival of "The Caretaker." He joins the previously announced Patrick Stewart and Irish actor Aidan Gillen in the Harold…
Jesse Dylan ("American Wedding") is in negotiations to direct "Let's Make Friends," a comedy about male bonding being produced by De Line Pictures for Paramount.
Paramount has tapped Brit thesp Sienna Miller to star opposite Jude Law in its untitled remake of "Alfie," the 1966 romantic comedy that toplined Michael Caine.
Jorge Peregrino, VP sales & marketing Latin America at UIP, will be honored at ShowEast 2003 for outstanding achievement in international distribution, organizers said Tuesday.
Getting deep into credit card debt: $20,000. Getting a book and movie deal for doing so: Priceless. Karyn Bosnak, the high-living twentysomething ex-Manhattanite who gained notoriety for her lack of…