Sigourney Weaver and Jennifer Love Hewitt have closed deals to play opposite each other, and Kevin Kline has been offered the role of Weaver's love interest, in MGM's comic film noir "Breakers."
Not content to rest on its laurels as the premier U.S. showcase for documentary films, Sundance is creating new ways to give greater visibility to the nonfiction form. As part of an ambitious…
Mercury Entertainment has struck a deal with Paramount to distribute upcoming actioner "Queen of Swords." As NATPE draws closer, Mercury has cleared the series in more than 55% of the country in a…
David Caruso has landed the third lead after Meg Ryan and Russell Crowe in the Castle Rock feature "Proof of Life," reteaming the former "NYPD Blue" star with director Taylor Hackford, who gave…
For the sixth consecutive year, the Slamdance Film Festival returns to Park City trumping the mandate with which it started: to provide a supportive, intimate environment where first-time filmmakers…
Creative Artists Agency has upped three trainees to its agent ranks. Andrea Nelson joins the motion picture department as a talent agent; Jared Hoffman and Jim Toth will round out the new-media…
Here's what just a few of our Directors to Watch from previous years have added to their credit and kudos lists.
USA Films has revamped its publicity department, prompting four new hires and a trio of inhouse promotions.
In its efforts to expand into family entertainment, Germany's Constantin Film has acquired a 25% stake in animation studio Hahn Film.
In a season in which heavy hitters like "The Phantom Menace," "Stuart Little," "The Matrix" and "The Mummy" demand attention for their high-tech style, the Visual Effects Branch of the Academy has…