For Phyllis Somerville, "Little Children" was a different experience right from the start. Instead of auditioning with a casting director or opposite another actor, the reading was with director Todd…
Ryan Murphy is quick to admit his obsession with Augusten Burroughs' 2002 bestseller, "Running With Scissors." He optioned it, spent more than a year adapting the screenplay, finished it in early…
You'd think being a parent would have prepared Kate Winslet to play Sarah Pierce, the bored young mother and housewife in Todd Field's suburban drama "Little Children." If only.
Julia Roberts will produce a feature adaptation of Lolly Winston’s bestselling novel “Happiness Sold Separately,” with an eye to star in the pic. Scott Coffey (“Ellie Parker”) will direct and adapt…
Nala Films has given life to "Open Grave," launching development of Eddie and Chris Borey's thriller with a planned start date of mid-2007.
Everyone has their favorite Bond, says actress Diane Lane, as well as their favorite Superman. "To me, George Reeves is the one," she quickly admits.
In her breakthrough performance in "Mulholland Drive," Naomi Watts played a struggling actress who eventually turned homicidal. In her Oscar-nominated turn in "21 Grams," she played a coked-up…
Elie Intl. and Martone Prods. have optioned life rights to produce a film on the award-winning reporter-photographer Bernard Diederich.
While there was talk that the inspiration for Meryl Streep's performance as mythic fashionista Miranda Priestly in "The Devil Wears Prada" was iconic Vogue editor Anna Wintour, according to "Prada"…
Robbie Chafitz is writing National Lampoon and Half Shell Entertainment comedy feature “The Last Night in October.” Project is described as a “Dazed and Confused”-style ensemble piece in which…
Rinku Kikuchi is most likely the least familiar actress in the Oscar race this year. A virtual unknown, the Japanese thesp doesn't speak one line of dialogue during her performance as a deaf-mute…