New Line has acquired the Don Winston-scripted political thriller "Material Breach" and is negotiating with John Moore to direct.
It's been a few months, but Fox Entertainment prexy Peter Liguori still isn't saying much about the net's recent O.J. Simpson fiasco.
Every movie in competition at Sundance has a backstory -- but only one this year has it in Spanish. "Padre Nuestro" is from a newish company that's trying to do for Hispanic moviegoers what Univision…
Chris Meledandri is ankling as head of 20th Century Fox Animation to set up a family entertainment banner at Universal Pictures. New unit, which has not been named but launches this spring, will…
Pierce Brosnan has teamed with Maloof Motion Pictures to turn Leonard Wise novel "The Big Biazarro" into a starring vehicle for himself.
Qualia Capital, a private-equity group led by former Artisan CEO Amir Malin and prexy-chief operating officer Ken Schapiro, have consolidated the management of their library holdings under a new…
Yari Film Group Releasing has added a trio of execs, hiring Dennis O'Connor as senior marketing consultant, Bill Soady as exec VP of distribution and Joseph M. Shimer as VP of distribution.
"American Family," a comedy about a family that maintains a facade of stability and calm in front of neighbors but is actually as chaotic as any U.S. household circa 2007. Sony Pictures TV is behind…
Sports specialist IMG, owned by New York-based finance group Fortsmann Little, has acquired CSI Sports, which manages TV rights for many of the world's top sports, for an undisclosed amount.
Though many may think new firstrun strips are the lifeblood of NATPE, it's renewals of shows already on the air that are dominating the syndication biz this go-round.
The Entertainment Technology Center at USC has tapped David Wertheimer as executive director.