While the earning power of 1999 blockbusters are not even within shouting distance of "Titanic" (which grossed a mammoth $65.3 million overseas in the corresponding week last year), the one-two punch…
After a month of negotiations, Brian De Palma has finally inked his deal to helm "Mission to Mars" for Hollywood Pictures.
Fox Searchlight Pictures has upped creative exec Matt Gannon to the rank of director of production, effectively immediately.
The scribes of "Shakespeare in Love" and "Out of Sight" carried away the top honors in motion picture screenwriting Saturday from the Writers Guild of America.
Public broadcaster ZDF and music channel Viva have announced a partnership on a number of projects for German as well as international television.
The two youngest-skewing networks are both ordering family comedy pilots. The WB has picked up a Touchstone/Imagine TV project from Jill Gordon ("The Wonder Years," "Roseanne") about a single dad and…
John Toll, director of photography on "The Thin Red Line," won the American Society of Cinematographers' Outstanding Achievement Award in a ceremony Sunday.
A conservative Christian group is getting the brushoff for its recommendation that the FCC add a new "Homosexual Content" tag to the TV rating system.
Studio Canal Plus, the film production arm of the pay television group Canal Plus, has signed its first output deal.
A bevy of film and TV celebs, including Tom Hanks, David Duchovny and Forest Whitaker, have joined the list of presenters for the fifth annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on March 7.
Frances McDormand and John Turturro have been invited to dinner. Mitchell and Victoria Maxwell, and Mark Balsam, producers of Donald Margulies' newest play, "Dinner With Friends" are seeking…