In her first deal since the release of "Lost in Translation," Scarlett Johansson is close to joining the cast of Universal's "Synergy," Chris and Paul Weitz's next pic.
Latenight talkshow host Carson Daly has landed a comedy project at NBC based on his days as a radio DJ.
Comedian-thesp Caroline Rhea has landed a comedy project at ABC, playing a character whose life bears a striking resemblance to... Caroline Rhea.
Members of Mexico's threatened film community have asked congressmen to stop President Vicente Fox's proposed cuts, as a separate federal agency proposed budget increases for the country's top film…
United Artists has tapped Philippa Bateman as its acquisitions rep Down Under and, separately, inked a first-look deal with her development/production banner April Films.
Boeing wants out of the digital cinema business. The aerospace giant is believed to have sunk at least tens of millions of dollars into developing turnkey d-cinema systems since entering the biz a…
An international team of producers and Emmy-winning animators will collaborate on an animated series to promote Arab-American relations.
Brian Wilson warmed the hearts of Beach Boys fans worldwide in 2002 when he performed the classic "Pet Sounds" album in its entirety at stops around the globe. Now, he's trying to do it again -- with…
"Finding Nemo" is well on its way to becoming the top-selling DVD ever, with consumers spending roughly $300 million buying and renting the movie on DVD and VHS during its first week in stores.
Fox and the producers behind the long-expected global edition of the "Pop Idol"/"American Idol" franchise have set a date for the first-ever "World Idol" smackdown: Christmas Day.