Brit legit helmers Nicholas Hytner ("The History Boys," "One Man, Two Guvnors"), Phelim McDermott ("Shockheaded Peter," "Satyagraha") and Richard Jones ("Anna Nicole," "Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk")…
Tracy Lorie, former senior VP of international publicity at New Line Cinema, died Friday evening in Los Angeles at her home in Laurel Canyon. She had been battling a brain tumor for the past year…
Just two weeks after filing a lawsuit against Miramax investor Colony Capital and its prinicipal, Richard Nanula, embattled film financier David Bergstein has retracted his claims and reached a…
Nancy Meyers is on tap to receive the annual screenwriters tribute from the Nantucket Film Festival, which opens in June with a screening of Fox Searchlight's Sundance buzzmagnet "Beasts of the…
The estate of Philip K. Dick has filed a new suit against Media Rights Capital, claiming that the producers have failed to pay them their share of the returns from "The Adjustment Bureau" or even to…
Participant Media said Tuesday it is buying an equity stake in Cineflix Media, its first major push into television since naming IFC and Sundance topper Evan Shapiro to lead that business.
Dov Davidoff, Taryn Manning, Diana Farr, Anna Louise Mountford, Ella Bowman, Cameron Daddo and Currie Graham have been cast for Tigertail Films' feature "Almost Broadway."
Justin Lin has acquired film rights to David Henry Hwang's play "Chinglish" and plans to direct and produce via his Universal-based Barnstrom Pictures banner.
HBO has renewed "Real Time with Bill Maher" for its 11th and 12th seasons, ensuring its place on the cabler through 2014.
Fox has set the first series project for its Saturday latenight animation block skedded to bow early next year.
Opposed by no original scripted competition on rival broadcast networks, dramas ''House'' on Fox and ''Smash'' on NBC gained ratings ground Monday, a night won in the young-adult demo by NBC as its…