Brian De Palma has signed a muscular deal with MGM for a spec script tentatively titled "Nazi Gold," which he wrote with former film critic Jay Cocks.
Bruce Reed, a character actor, died Feb. 20 of heart failure at UCLA Medical Center. He was 54.
Wired Ventures said Friday it will sell Wired magazine so it can remodel its business -- and hopefully its balance sheet -- along the lines of some of the Internet success stories it has chronicled…
Shooting gets under way today in Tuscany on director Giovanni Veronesi's "My West," an allegorical Western fable that stars Italian box office record-breaker Leonardo Pieraccioni alongside Harvey…
Oscar-winning visual f/x shop Digital Domain has landed the contract to produce the visual effects for United Artists' sci-fi thriller "Supernova."
Fox Kids Worldwide has asked Dutch channel SBS6 to form a new programming partnership with Fox's Dutch outlet TV10.
In a decision that limits the parody defense in trademark infringement and right of publicity cases, the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals enjoined a Texas restaurant from calling itself "The…
Melissa Amalia Ziker, daughter of Hollywood stunt coordinator Dick Ziker, died Feb. 28 in Mendocino, following an asthma attack. She was 28.
Sony Corp. president Nobuyuki Idei was promoted to the electronic giant's co-chief executive officer, Sony said on Thursday.
Seagram is in advanced talks with Philips Electronics to acquire its Polygram music arm. Execs at Polygram and Seagram had no comment Friday, but sources said a deal could be closed within weeks…