Media conglom Namco Bandai Holdings has arranged for capital tie-ups with Toei and Kadokawa Group Holdings, both major contents owners and producers, with the aim of strengthening its own contents…
Lakeshore Entertainment has set Penelope Cruz, Ben Kingsley and Patricia Clarkson to star in an untitled drama based on the Philip Roth novella "Dying Animal."
Matthew McConaughey will spend the summer catching waves in Malibu for "Surfer, Dude." S.R. Bindler will helm from a script he wrote with Cory Van Dyke.
Curtis Hanson has become the latest filmmaker to join the migration to network television. Helmer of "8 Mile" and "L.A. Confidential" has inked a multiyear overall deal with CBS Paramount Network…
German production company Bavaria Film and TV pubcaster ZDF are mulling a joint company for film production.
New projects by European directors including Marco Tullio Giordana, Solveig Anspach, Elia Suleiman and Ole Christian Madsen received coin from European film funding org Eurimages.
Marisa Tomei ("Wild Hogs") has signed on to topline the CBS comedy pilot "The Rich Inner Life of Penelope Cloud."
"Weeds" creator and producer Jenji Kohan has joined the Master Class speaker lineup at the Banff World Television Festival, June 10-13.
Thailand's military-installed government finalized the takeover of the country's only independent TV station Tuesday and said it would temporarily pull it off the air after it failed to pay millions…
New Line has snapped up an untitled romantic comedy pitch by the scripting team of Tara Miele and Kristine Skeie and set it up with Jon Shestack Prods.
Good News Holdings, which delivers Christian faith-based content through traditional media along with mobile, internet and IPTV formats, has tapped Christopher Chisholm prexy-CEO.