London's Twickenham Studios hits 100 this year, but nearly didn't make it past 99 except for the doggedness of one of its execs and a Kenya-born British businessman.
Cannes Film Festival
Scarlett Johansson has joined the cast of Jon Favreau's "Chef," which production and financing shingle Aldamisa is repping at Cannes.
The producers behind "ABCs of Death" are getting ready to add more letters, announcing a sequel to last year's anthology horror pic to shop at Cannes.
Romantic comedy "Love, Rosie," starring Lily Collins and Sam Claflin, has been sold to a swathe of new territories by David Garrett's Mister Smith Entertainment. Pic is produced by Germany's…
Abigail Breslin ("Ender's Game") will take the lead in "Peste," a contagion thriller from IM Global's genre label Octane skedded to go into production in September. Mark Tonderai ("House at the End…
Money is looser but distribs are fewer for those peddling projects at this year's Cannes market.
Image Entertainment is boarding “Tokarev,” acquiring North American rights to Hannibal Classics' upcoming Nicolas Cage action-thriller with plans for a first-quarter theatrical release. Hannibal…
Bosnian helmer Danis Tanovic, whose 2001 debut "No Man's Land" won the script prize at Cannes and the foreign-language Oscar, has been tapped as competition jury prexy at the Sarajevo Film Festival…
TrustNordisk has nabbed international sales on Hans Petter Moland's comedy "The Prize Idiot," starring Stellan Skarsgard and Bruno Ganz.
Cutting Edge Group, which has invested in more than 200 films, is forming the Cutting Edge Originals banner to develop and produce music-themed feature films. "Cutting Edge Originals is about great…
Jerry Lewis will return to Cannes for a screening of Daniel Noah’s drama “Max Rose,” starring Lewis, Claire Bloom, Kevin Pollak, Kerry Bishe and Mort Sahl. International Film Trust is launching…