The groundbreaking for the Toronto Film Festival Group's long-awaited Festival Center has been skedded-- finally -- for early 2007. Group CEO Piers Handling announced the date Thursday with…
With film production steadily departing our shores, states are coming up with innovative ways to keep production within their borders. Connecticut's General Assembly passed legislation granting a tax…
"The Lieutenant of Inishmore" has given up its battle with rock-bottom grosses. The bloody Martin McDonagh comedy shutters Sept. 3, just before the annual Labor Day dropoff that is expected once…
While Universal Music appears to be in the best position to take over BMG Music Publishing from German media giant Bertelsmann, the sale continues to attract other bidders.
George A. Romero will write and direct "George Romero's Diary of the Dead," which his shingle Romero-Grunwald Prods. will produce with Artfire Films. Storyline revolves around a group of film…
"High Fidelity" has tuned into the Imperial Theater for a Dec. 7 opening on Broadway. Announcement of the new musical's Rialto home comes after rampant speculation that this fall's upcoming return of…
From the Army Archerd Archive: Joan Collins inherits Ty Power's old dressing room at 20th-Fox. Power may be back on the lot if he okays a deal for "Destruction Test" at his alma mater ... Cary Grant…
Hong Kong's Stephen Chow will helm, produce and star in sci-fi laffer "Yangtze River 7," which will start shooting this month in the Chinese city of Ningbo for release in mid-2007.
Kidvidder EM.TV and NBC Universal Global Networks Deutschland have inked an agreement for sci-fi series "Farscape."
U.K. broadcaster ITV and Australia's Network Ten are turning the story of the 2001 murder of a British backpacker in the Aussie outback into a $5 million telepic starring Bryan Brown.