The release of TriStar's "The Mask of Zorro" has been moved from December to March. The venerable swashbuckling tale, starring Antonio Banderas and Anthony Hopkins, was scheduled for Dec. 19, the…
Dan Schneider, the former star of ABC's "Head of the Class" who created, co-writes and produces the Nickelodeon hits "All That" and "Kenan and Kel," has signed a two-year, exclusive deal to create…
Sarah Michelle Gellar, star of the cult WB series "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," is in final talks to join the cast of "Scream II," which Wes Craven is helming for Miramax Films' genre label, Dimension…
Fox Searchlight has inked a deal with acclaimed Brit playwright Harold Pinter to adapt Isak Dinesen's short story "The Dreaming Child" for Julia Ormond to produce and possibly to star.
Following the departure of Sacis chief Giampaolo Sodano last month, the international sales and distribution arm of Italo pubcaster RAI has appointed Antonio Capocasa as managing director to fulfill…
Todd Baker, former director of development at NDG Prods. (John Woo's "Once a Thief"), has formed a new production company, Cineaste Entertainment.
Annie Wegelius, president of Wegelius Television, one of Scandinavia's largest and most prosperous TV production outfits, will leave the company she created in the early 1990s as of July 1.
Palme d'Or-winning directors Constantin Costa-Gavras, Robert Altman, Steven Soderbergh, Wim Wenders and David Lynch are scheduled to participate in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences'…
Michelle Pfeiffer and Kate Guinzberg of Via Rosa Prods. have hired Marlene King to script a movie for Touchstone based on the Rosewood Community Education Center, the South-Central L.A. facility in…
Twentieth TV's "Access Hollywood" was downgraded on a seventh Fox-owned station, in Cleveland, the 13th largest market.
When Gene Reynolds was starting out as a director, he routinely went to the Directors Guild of America, where he found the likes of John Ford, Josef Von Sternberg and George Stevens hanging out in…