Screenwriter Clay Tarver is tuning up for his directorial debut on "Men Making Music, Music Making Men" (working title), a comedy set in the world of competitive barbershop choruses.
Dimension Films has bought an untitled horror pitch by scribes Carey and Chad Hayes for genre production shingle Platinum Dunes, which has an overall deal at the studio.
Noah Emmerich will replace Brian F. O'Byrne in the Kennedy Center's upcoming production of "A Streetcar Named Desire."
Drawing on his 40-year association with the presidential hopeful, documaker George Butler is producing and directing "Tour of Duty," a film on Democratic candidate John Kerry, which will hit theaters…
Los Angeles praisery Much and House Public Relations has formed a strategic alliance with Gotham PR firm Brownstein & Associates.
Warner Bros. has optioned the script "Sydney White & the Seven Dorks" for producer Clifford Werber.
Universal has optioned Jennifer Weiner's upcoming novel "Little Earthquakes" to adapt into a feature Double Feature's Stacey Sher and Michael Shamberg will produce in a deal worth high-five against…
Warner Bros. Television development chief Steve Pearlman has decided to hang up his studio hat and hang out his shingle. Pearlman will step down as exec VP of creative affairs -- and the top creative…
Los Angeles-based Pathfinder Pictures has formed a joint distribution alliance with Japanese unit Klockworx Co. to release films in the U.S. market, starting with cult director Takashi Miike's crazed…
Former Paramount prexy John Goldwyn and producer Sara Colleton ("Riding in Cars With Boys") have optioned Sabin Willett's "Present Value," a tale of suburban overachievers whose lives unravel.
Internet DVD rentailer Netflix plans to begin offering video-on-demand next year. CEO Reed Hastings said VOD posed a direct threat to Netflix's future, while the multibillion-dollar vidgame market is…