DreamWorks Pictures has acquired "American Gothic," a novel about brothers Edwin and John Wilkes Booth for William Horberg's Wonderland Films, Todd Field's Standard Film Co., and Sydney Pollack and…
Talent agency Endeavor has blackballed film financier Intermedia until client Diane Lane is paid nearly $2.7 million allegedly owed to her under a pay or play deal.
Guy East and Nigel Sinclair's Spitfire Pictures has teamed with Mark Johnson's Grand Via on "Stranger on the Shore," a spec script by Scott Johnson. They've set up the project at Intermedia through…
The Frog will leap ahead of the other nets in rolling out its fall sked, while ABC will stick to a fairly conventional premiere-week game plan.
The already-shaky outlook for the California Film Commission worsened Tuesday as state legislators hammered out a compromise 2003-04 budget to close the state's $38 billion deficit.
Keying on the rising popularity of co-star Keira Knightley, Fox Searchlight this weekend will re-expand femme-soccer drama "Bend It Like Beckham," reaching wide release for the first time.
Jared Leto has been set to co-star in "Alexander," the Oliver Stone-directed epic for Intermedia and Warner Bros. Leto will play Hephaistion, Alexander's top general and his lifelong companion.
Twentieth TV has given the greenlight to additional seasons of reality courtroom skeins "Divorce Court" and "Texas Justice." Fifth season of "Divorce," cleared in 94% of the country, will launch in…
The Disney Channel delivered one of its best monthly ratings performances ever, shooting up by 30% in the July primetime Nielsens to finish second among all cable networks behind TNT.
A California appeals court has allowed a reporter's libel suit against the Walt Disney Co. to proceed in a case linked to the legal battle over Winnie the Pooh.