The Los Angeles City Council has taken some of the teeth out of a recent controversial mass mailing that hit hundreds of Hollywood scribes. Council voted 10-0 on Friday to waive penalties for back…
Markets & Festivals
Scribe Matthew Carnahan ("Fastlane") has signed on to write and exec produce "Southcom," an hourlong NBC drama script from Hypnotic that stands out as a good example of the shingle's attempt to…
After more than a decade as a producer at Sydney Pollack and Anthony Minghella's Mirage Enterprises, William Horberg is ankling to launch his own production outfit, Wonderland Films, with a two-year…
Saturday night's once again all right for original programming on NBC. Peacock has scheduled the second season of unscripted hit "Meet My Folks" for 10 p.m. Saturdays, starting Jan. 25. Two hours of…
Helmer Doug Liman ("The Bourne Identity") is moving aggressively into television production, setting up seven series projects with partner David Bartis via their Hypnotic shingle.
Hollywood's majors have decided it's time to put the CleanFlicks genie back in the bottle. The studios have filed copyright and trademark infringement claims against CleanFlicks and 14 other…
Yoko Ono and Paul McCartney are not giving peace a chance. Attorneys for the widow of former Beatle John Lennon are examining whether she has legal recourse after McCartney reversed the traditional…
Helmer John Irvin will team with producers Rupert Maconick and Michael Frost Beckner on the WWII drama "Winter Fire."
"The Pianist," Roman Polanski's film of a Jewish musician who survives the Warsaw Ghetto, was the surprise winner at this year's balloting of the Boston Society of Film Critics.
The "Harry Potter" and James Bond blockbusters are the two towers dominating overseas wickets -- at least until that other pic with "Two Towers" in the title starts its global rollout in a few days.