Disney has tapped its "Bringing Down the House" helmer Adam Shankman to next direct "Enchanted," a romantic fable that mixes live action and animation.
Gotham-based producer Galt Niederhofer ("Prozac Nation") has snatched up the film rights to Chris Isenberg's Detour article "See You in Italy," which she will adapt for the screen with Isenberg.
Standup vet and "Original Kings of Comedy" star Bernie Mac is in negotiations to join the cast of Steven Soderbergh's "Ocean's Eleven" at Warner Bros. Pictures.
Castle Rock Entertainment has closed a deal with writer Wallace Terry to adapt for the screen his internationally bestselling book "Bloods," an oral history of the Vietnam War by black vets.
Imagine Entertainment's Suzy Barbieri has been promoted to vice president of motion pictures. Barbieri, given the promotion by Imagine Films co-chair Karen Kehela, had been director of development…
Paul Anderson ("Mortal Kombat") has signed on to write and direct "Resident Evil," the feature adaptation of the bestselling Sony PlayStation/ Capcom video game. Project will be the first production…
The Thai government committee in charge of film production approval announced on Christmas Day the final rejection of a Thai location shoot for Fox's "Anna and the King," ending a six-month ordeal…
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