Showtime has greenlit the original movie "Our Fathers" based on the David France book examining the pedophilia scandal that has shaken the Roman Catholic Church.
NBC latenight host Conan O'Brien's recent flap with the Canadians turns out to have been a boon, with his ratings jumping to record levels as he officially apologized for offending his neighbors to…
Gus Van Sant, Susan Sarandon, Rob Minkoff and Jonathan Demme will be among the jurors for the sixth New York Intl. Children's Film Festival.
Julie Taymor, Rebecca Miller and Chris Hegedus will be among the femme filmmakers gathering for the inaugural Fusion Film Festival.
ABC is giving its sister studio a high five, ordering extra episodes of a quintet of laffers from Touchstone Television.
It appears Warner Bros. really is reintroducing its Batman franchise. The studio has chosen "Batman Begins" as the title of the fifth installment, described as an origins story of how billionaire…
Lions Gate Entertainment has greenlit the drama "Fierce People," to star Diane Lane. Lane stars as a massage therapist who dreams of leaving New York City and joining her son's father, a renowned…
Adrien Brody, Pierce Brosnan, Scarlett Johansson, Ian McKellan, Jada Pinkett Smith, Ben Stiller, Liv Tyler and Owen Wilson have been added to the roster of presenters for the 76th Academy Awards on…
The complete text of a confidential letter unsealed Wednesday by a judge overseeing a shareholder lawsuit challenging Michael Ovitz's severance package when he was fired from his job as president of…
FCC commissioner Michael Copps, one of Washington, D.C.'s key opponents of media consolidation, has reassured independent filmmakers he will continue to fight on that front.
Los Angeles-based Stonelock Pictures, headed by producer Beni Atoori, has secured a $200 million line of credit through Dutch bank Abn Amro to produce films and to set up a new international sales…