Dimension Films has acquired movie rights to “O.C.T.: Occult Crimes Taskforce,” an Image Comics series that launched in July. Dimension is crafting the project as a star vehicle for Rosario Dawson…
Just a year after they joined together, AOL, XM and Anschutz Media's AEG have ended their collaboration on Network Live, the concert producer that makes live events available for digital outlets.
New Line has bought comedy spec “Mild Things,” from the scripting team of Michael Colton and John Aboud. Story centers on a tame married couple considering have a baby. Before they change their lives…
SAG and AFTRA members have approved a two-year extension of the unions' commercials contract with 96% in favor. Participation was fairly light, with about 21% of the 125,000 referendum ballots…
Forget Lonelygirl15: YouTube has spawned two new stars. Joe Bereta and Luke Barats, whose YouTube "channel" is one of the viral video site's most popular, are making the jump into television, inking…
Jake Gyllenhaal and Reese Witherspoon will topline New Line's Middle East political thriller "Rendition." Gavin Hood ("Tsotsi") will direct and Steve Golin will produce via his Anonymous Content…
The Hollywood Film Festival will present Forest Whitaker with its actor of the year nod and Derek Luke and Lindsay Lohan with its breakthrough acting awards.
Tyrese Gibson's year-old HQ Pictures has acquired Mark Jonathan Stanley's sci-fi/actioner pitch, "12th Man."
Tuning In: As extreme makeovers go, it's hard to top the one television has engineered over the last several years -- a quantum leap from "boob tube" to "brain teaser."
Filmworks/FX, a Los Angeles-based post-production facility, has announced an awards program offering $125,000 in post-production grants to aspiring filmmakers in 2007.