Lionsgate is developing a comedy with Brian McElhaney and Nick Kocher, based on a pitch from the BriTANick sketch comedy duo. McElhaney and Kocher, who were included on Variety’s 10 Comics to Watch…
Seven of Variety's 10 Comics to Watch were on hand for the Just for Laughs festival in Montreal.
Brian McElhaney, right, and Nick Kocher first found success with Internet sketch comedy as the duo BriTANicK.
After co-financing three films that made more than $300 million worldwide in 2013, David Ellison’s Skydance Productions has closed a deal to reup with Paramount Pictures. The new deal will extend the…
A stimulating intro course on wine appreciation gets blended with a narrowly focused contest-doc format in Jason Wise's film about aspiring young Master Sommeliers.
CNN Films and Magnolia Pictures have partnered to acquire domestic rights to killer-whales-in-captivity docu "Blackfish," which premiered at Sundance.
A casually engaging, matter-of-fact docu about champion one-legged Paralympic shot-putter Darko Kralj, Croatian helmer Dejan Acimovic's "The King" eschews earnest eyewitness testimonials to its…
Australian Cate Shortland's coming-of-ager "Lore" nabbed four prizes at the 23rd Stockholm Film Festival on Saturday including the Bronze Horse for film.
The con was on for the Nov. 7 world preem of "Gambit" at Leicester Square's Empire in London.
'No Reservations' crew finds food for thought from culinary blogs
With David Fincher still awaiting Steve Zaillian's script for "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" sequel, the helmer is looking to hoist his adaptation of Jules Verne's "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea"…