Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment have acquired the film rights to “The School,” a C.J. Chivers article in Esquire’s June issue about the siege of a Russian elementary school by heavily…
An investment group including helmer Michael Bay and former NFL star Dan Marino has purchased visual effects house Digital Domain. Financial terms were not disclosed, but insiders estimated the sale…
Bryan Singer may not direct the remake of “Logan’s Run” after all. Warner Bros. and producer Joel Silver want to start lensing the sci-fi pic this fall, which would mean Singer might end up shooting…
"Used Guys" is being traded in. The laffer starring Jim Carrey and Ben Stiller was set to go into production in June under Jay Roach's helm, but 20th Century Fox pulled the plug Friday, citing…
A government official leaked to ABC News that federal investigators are tracking its reporters' phone calls in an effort to identify governmental leaks, according to the news org's Web site.
Thesps on the set of Warners' classical-music pic "August Rush" are riled, alleging that SAG credit on the production is being revoked a month after a shoot.
Ralpho Borgos is set to replace Harold van Lier as senior VP of sales and distribution at Summit Entertainment after the Cannes Film Market. Borgos, who previously worked at companies including New…
The Weinstein Co. has upped Kelly Carmichael and Carla Gardini to senior VPs of production. They will continue supervising specific projects, as well as working closely with co-prexy of production…
Bryan Singer may not direct the remake of "Logan's Run" after all. Warner Bros. and producer Joel Silver want to start lensing the sci-fi pic this fall, which would mean Singer might end up shooting…
No "Doubt" about it: Playwrights Horizons' hit tuner "Grey Gardens" is stepping into Broadway's Walter Kerr Theater in October, after "Doubt" shutters July 2.