Universal Pictures has tapped Jon Mone as exec VP of production.
"Country Strong" helmer Shana Feste is in talks to direct Universal romance "Endless Love."
As "Fifty Shades of Grey" author E.L. James and lit agent Val Hoskins spend the week in town to discuss a feature adaptation of the bestselling erotic novel with high-level execs at Universal…
Universal Pictures is looking to stay in business with "Contraband" scribe Aaron Guzikowski, who is in negotiations to rewrite the studio's long-gestating adaptation of "Moby Dick" with the aim of…
"Footloose" thesps (and sisters) Maggie Elizabeth Jones and Mary-Charles Jones have been cast as Jason Bateman and Amanda Peet's daughters in Seth Gordon's Universal comedy "Identity Theft."
"American Idol" finalist Kevin Covais is set to join Jason Bateman, Melissa McCarthy and Amanda Peet in Seth Gordon's Universal comedy "Identity Thief."
Army Archerd, whose 52-year run as a Daily Variety columnist made him unique among showbiz reporters, died Tuesday in Los Angeles of a rare form of mesothelioma, a lung cancer thought to be the…