MGM will remake the 1974 Sam Peckinpah drama "Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia" as a starring vehicle for Oscar-winning "Traffic" star Benicio Del Toro.
John Ritter has agreed to ABC's "8 Simple Rules," while John Hannah has taken "The Oath" for the Alphabet, as the networks continued nabbing top talent for their pilots Thursday.
Glenn Close, Matthew Modine and Stephen Fry have joined the cast of $12.5 million contemporary comedy "Le Divorce," starring Naomi Watts and Kate Hudson, helmer James Ivory said Thursday.
Longtime Sundance Film Festival programmer Trevor Groth has been tapped to moonlight as director of programming for the annual CineVegas Intl. Film Festival.
With two Oscar noms racked up for his pic "Monster's Ball," Marc Forster's reps have made him a monster's deal: The Swiss-born helmer will take home seven figures to direct "Dallas Buyers Club" for…