Indie distrib Balcony Releasing has come aboard to roll out the docu “Wrestling With Angels,” about playwright Tony Kushner. Pic follows the rise of Kushner — whose credits include “Angels in…
Bradley Cooper has been assigned to “Case 39″ for Paramount Pictures. Renee Zellweger starrer starts lensing Sept. 5 in Vancouver with Christian Alvart at the helm. Story centers on a social worker…
Fox Atomic has landed feature rights to “Fishing on the Edge: The Mike Iaconelli Story,” the autobiography of a star on the competitive bass fishing circuit. Book, written by Iaconelli with Andrew…
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby” held onto the No. 1 spot, and a real-world terrorism scare didn’t seem to impact “World Trade Center,” which opened to a solid $19 million. But Disney’s…
Boxing reality show "The Contender" is looking like, well, a contender. The Mark Burnett-DreamWorks TV series went down for the count following a run on NBC last year, but it's fought its way back on…
In the battle to keep celebs off the streets and gainfully employed, ABC and Fox did their part Monday. Alphabet web announced the lineup for the third edition of "Dancing With the Stars"…
A plethora of projects are lining up around the 70th anniversary of the 1937 Rape of Nanjing, in which thousands of Chinese civilians died at the hands of Japanese invaders.
NBC Universal TV Distribution has partnered with producer Screenlife and Teutonic channel Das Vierte to launch half-hour, interactive movie trivia gamer "Scene It? The Film Quiz."
The Goethe Cultural Institute of Germany has launched a fund to help student filmmakers from across Africa attend the Sithengi Talent Campus at the Sithengi Film and Television Market, running Nov…
The media biz is gearing up to fight a proposed amendment to the Film and Publications Act that would allow the government to censor news broadcasts and printed publications.