The Mouse House has tapped Alan Horn as chairman of the Walt Disney Studios, effective June 11. He replaces Rich Ross, who exited in April.
Thomas Horn made his screen debut not as an actor but as a gameshow contestant. Last year, Horn surprised audiences by winning more than $31,000 on "Jeopardy." He was only 12 years old.
Shia LaBeouf is attached to star in Mandalay Pictures' big-screen adaptation of Joe Hill's best-selling novel "Horns," and will also be closely involved in the project's development.
The first experience with the green life for the Horns came when they were expecting their first child and became seriously concerned about the world their son was soon to occupy. That was 18 years…
Josh Hartnett is in negotiations to star in "The Chet Baker Story" a new telling of jazz legend Chet Baker's tumultuous life. Two-time Oscar nominee Bruce Beresford is in negotiations to direct.
French TV exports fell 0.7% to E244 million ($306.2 million) in 2004, hit by the weak dollar and declining co-production, according to figures to be published today.
A&E Network will toot its own "Hornblower" films to the tune of $10 million-plus -- an unprecedented amount for a cable event and probably for any television production.
Under a new two-year first-look deal he’s signed with Laura Ziskin’s Fox 2000, Jonathan Krane will produce five projects, including an adaptation of Peter Maas’ bestselling bio of mobster Sammy (The…