Brit thesp Anthony Hopkins will receive this year's Actor of the Year honor from ShoWest. Hopkins will be presented with the statuette March 12 at the ShoWest Awards in Las Vegas. Previous honorees…
EXCLUSIVEUpcoming films from two established arthouse distributors and two specialized newcomers will screen at the inaugural ShoWest ShowCase: An Evening of Independent Film.
Sony Pictures Classics has picked up North American rights to Brian Gilbert's biopic "Wilde," about the author and social outcast Oscar Wilde.
US West Media Group said Thursday its net loss shrank from $187 million to $146 million in the fourth quarter due to one-time gains on sales of investments.
Easter Seals is going Hollywood. The nonprofit org for the disabled is forgoing its traditional telethon this year in favor of a two-hour syndie spec, "Hollywood Salutes Easter Seals."
The Elton John-Tim Rice musical formerly known as "Aida" will make its debut at Atlanta's Alliance Theater next season under the new title "Elaborate Lives."
Adam Sandler, due onscreen this weekend in "The Wedding Singer" for New Line Cinema, has inked to star in "Guy Gets Kid" for Columbia Pictures, Col prexy Amy Pascal announced Thursday.
EXCLUSIVEColumbia TriStar TV is seeking to double the license fee for the Fox network drama "Party of Five" when the show's four-year contract expires next week, sources said Thursday. The show is no…
EXCLUSIVETouchstone Pictures has paid mid-six figures for a pitch by Patricia K. Meyer about a famed sports bookie coerced into testifying against the mobsters he did business with.
Viacom-owned music cabler VH1 is taking its VH1 Save the Music campaign national, partnering with cable systems across America with the goal of raising $100 million worth of instruments for music…