Charlie Matthau will direct his scripted adaptation of "Freaky Deaky," the 1988 Elmore Leonard novel. Matthau will produce with Michael Meltzer. Pic is set to be financed by Eric Peterson, a…
James Cameron and 20th Century Fox announced that they will go forward with the long-planned $200 million production of sci-fi blockbuster “Avatar.” Picture pits a band of humans in a battle against…
Contempo Mayans don't inlay their teeth with jade or tattoo their bodies as their ancient forebears did, so makeup artists Aldo Signoretti and Vittorio Sodano had to start from scratch, beginning…
Jason Bateman has been cast opposite Will Smith in the long-gestating superhero drama “Tonight, He Comes.” Charlize Theron remains in talks with Columbia Pictures to also star.
Any film uses production design to help establish character, but in "Stranger Than Fiction," the contrast between the characters' spaces is especially telling.
Let the ban stand. The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear EchoStar's appeal of a lower court decision banning the satcaster from transmitting network television signals in disputed areas.
Forest Whitaker is getting plenty of kudos attention, but that isn't stopping Fox Searchlight from mounting a big Gotham event in the heat of voting season.
In New York: In the middle of last year's holidays I met a "celebrity" who isn't known for misbehavior. This gorgeous woman managed to have two huge public romances with major American male stars -…
Stephen Dorff has signed on to his first dramatic TV series role, starring in the CBS pilot "Skip Tracer," from "The Sopranos" alums Robin Green and Mitchell Burgess.
M. Night Shyamalan and Paramount are planning their own "Avatar" project, based on the popular Nickelodeon kids TV series. The filmmaker has inked a three-picture deal with Par's MTV Films and Nick…
Michael Nash has been tapped prexy of Samuel L. Jackson's production company, Bushwazee Films. Nash most recently served as senior VP of development at Landscape Entertainment, overseeing development…