For Nancy Utley, salesmanship is about selling people movies they think they actively dislike: films without stars.
Forest Whitaker, America Ferrera and Carlos Mencia have signed on to star in an untitled family wedding project for Fox Searchlight.
Fox Searchlight has acquired rights to the upcoming novel "Breathers: A Zombie's Lament" by S.G. Browne. Diablo Cody will produce the zombie romantic comedy.
John C. Reilly, Jonah Hill and Marisa Tomei are in talks to star in an untitled Mark and Jay Duplass comedy for Fox Searchlight.
The Mickey Rourke comeback campaign alighted on the New York Film Festival with "The Wrestler" on Wednesday. The thesp choked up at one point during a post-screening news conference as he was asked…
Zooey Deschanel and Joseph Gordon-Levitt will star in the Marc Webb-helmed romantic comedy "500 Days of Summer" for Fox Searchlight.
Fox Searchlight has scooped up "The Ornate Anatomy of Living Things," a spec by tyro scribes Matthew Spicer and Max Winkler. Jason Reitman and his Hard C shingle are producing the project, about a…
Fox Searchlight on Thursday acquired "Once," one of the most buzzed-about pics at Sundance. Division reportedly acquired U.S. rights to the musical-themed Irish pic featuring the music and members of…
Diana Loomis has been named senior VP of East Coast publicity for Fox Searchlight Pictures, and James Finn has been upped to VP of the department. Both will be based in Searchlight's New York office.
Director Wes Anderson has set Owen Wilson, Adrien Brody and Jason Schwartzman to star in "The Darjeeling Limited," a comedy for Fox Searchlight. Scott Rudin will produce with Anderson, Lydia Pilcher…
"Little Miss Sunshine" continued to bloom in limited release this weekend, and Fox Searchlight is significantly expanding its plans for the indie comedy. Pricey Sundance acquisition will go…