Peace Corps volunteers, catering crews and an improv gameshow exec produced by "Politically Incorrect's" Bill Maher are some of the concepts on Brillstein-Grey Entertainment's pilot plate this spring.
Mark Damon's MDP Worldwide is in serious negotiations to handle international sales on David Fincher's forthcoming noir thriller "The Black Dahlia," based on the book by "L.A. Confidential" writer…
Polygram Filmed Entertainment Canada has inked a non-exclusive output deal with upstart Vancouver-based distrib Red Sky Entertainment and Red Sky will handle most of Polygram's non-proprietary films…
A House subcommittee handed a preliminary victory Thursday to the copyright-rich recording and movie industries when it rejected proposals by telephone companies to weaken intellectual property law…
Paramount Pictures is close to a deal to acquire Marc Hyman's original pitch "The Perfect Score" for Roger Birnbaum and Jonathan Glickman to produce.
The makers of Britain's most successful children's television show, "Art Attack," have inked a major production deal with Buena Vista that could be worth in excess of $1.6 million. Tiny U.K.
The country's largest multiplex, a 10-screener, has just been greenlit by the authorities in Sesto San Giovanni, on the outskirts of Milan.
Daily Variety will have an office at the American Film Market in room 656 of the Loews Santa Monica hotel. In order to stay current with developing news, Daily Variety will publish special issues on…
Allison Eastwood has pacted for starring roles in back-to-back indie films.
Lions Gate Intl. has struck deals with Columbia TriStar for distribution of "Dog Park" and "Hi-Life."
Bob Jeffords, unit production manager for "Murphy Brown" since 1988, will receive the Directors Guild of America's Frank Capra Achievement Award at the org's annual ceremony on March 7.