Taylor Hackford is on board “The Widow Clicquot,” a movie project about the origins of the Veuve Clicquot champagne empire. Hackford is attached to direct and will produce with Christine Weiss Lurie…
Special tributes during the Primetime Emmys to Cory Monteith, James Gandolfini, Jean Stapleton, Jonathan Winters and Gary David Goldberg, came as leadouts to commercials, beginning nearly 30 minutes…
TV director Paris Barclay has been elected president of the Directors Guild of America for a two-year term, succeeding Taylor Hackford. Barclay was selected by acclamation of the 147 delegates at the…
TV director Jack Shea, who served three terms as Directors Guild of America president, died Sunday in Tarzana from complication from Alzheimer’s. He was 84. Shea, the recipient of the DGA’s 1992…
Alex Gansa and Howard Gordon received Liberty Hill's Upton Sinclair Award on April 23.
The Nantucket Film Festival has upped Mystelle Brabbee to the position of festival director, replacing Colin Stanfield, who stepped down in August after four years in the post.
Hollywood's offlot production bounced back from a quiet holiday week, gaining 46% to 558 permitted days last week.
Food, sex and intellectual property make strange bedfellows in "My Secret Partner," an erotic comedy in which a budding screenwriter and sous-chef provide carnal and creative stimuli for their…
LONDON -- Blighty's Competition Commission, which is investigating the U.K. pay TV market, is widening its scope to include the impact of VOD providers such as Netflix and Lovefilm.
WME has signed "Game Change" helmer Jay Roach.