Sela Ward has joined the cast of Artisan Entertainment and Miramax Films' long-in-the-works "Dirty Dancing" sequel "Havana Nights: Dirty Dancing 2," which goes before cameras Tuesday in Puerto Rico.
Markets & Festivals
The city is following the money. Los Angeles City Controller Laura Chick has joined the fray over the embattled Entertainment Industry Development Corp., finding $1.3 million in questionable spending…
Fox has targeted "Down With Love," an old-fashioned romantic comedy with a twist that stars Renee Zellweger and Ewan McGregor, as the pic to counter-program Warner Bros.' "The Matrix Reloaded."
Roy Salter, an entertainment finance vet who recently ankled L.A. investment firm Houlihan, Lokey Howard & Zukin after 12 years, has formed a new business development consultancy.
With only 10 days left until Oscar, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences and the city of Los Angeles have firmed up security strategies and street closure plans for the 75th Academy Awards.
And then there were two. The competition to name the star of "Superman" has come down to Brendan Fraser and soap star Matthew Bomer, after "The Fast and the Furious" star Paul Walker opted out of the…
Aaron Eckhart, Val Kilmer and Eric Schweig have joined the cast of Revolution Studios' Western "The Missing," which Ron Howard is helming in New Mexico.
Warner Bros. has set Halle Berry to play the felonious feline in "Catwoman," which French helmer Pitof ("Vidocq") will direct later this year.
Intermedia sprinted to the finish line last year, but whether it can keep up the pace this year will depend on the box office power of the "Terminator." "We're making as much as we're spending for…
Columbia Pictures is trying to scare up deals with Ray Romano and Kevin James for "Scared Guys," the comedy that's getting a rewrite by "Charlie's Angels" scribe John August.