Kevin Pollak is set to direct the docu “Misery Loves Comedy,” which explores the mind of the stand-up comic. Becky Newhall of Newaley Pictures and Burton Ritchie and Ben Galecki of Heretic Films will…
Isn’t “Love’s Labour’s Lost” about Berowne and Rosaline, those intelligent, articulate lovers who carry on a fierce flirtation via a battle of wit and words? Not in the version that Alex Timbers…
James Denton and Tanna Frederick will star in Henry Jaglom’s romantic mystery “Ovation.” Rosemary Marks is producing. The story, penned by Ron Vignone and Jaglom, is set in the backstage world of…
Theodore Bressman and David Branson Smith have come on to pen the script of Paramount and Montecito's "Field Trip."
The French of Paris or the French of Quebec? It's a question that the Union des Artistes, the main actors union in the Francophone province, has been wrestling with for years.
Former studio chief Joe Roth says any potential for failure in the current entertainment industry lays not in the absence of opportunities but in the lack of nerve.
Italian actress Giovanna Mezzogiorno will play Benito Mussolini's mistress in helmer Marco Bellocchio's previously announced "Vincere," about a child fathered out of wedlock by the 1940s fascist…
A genuine international thriller set almost entirely in New York City in and around the United Nations, "The Interpreter" is coolly absorbing without being pulse-quickening. The film is plot-heavy…
Sony Pictures Television Intl. has upped Ross Pollack to senior VP, business development, Asia, and tapped John Fukunaga senior veep of sales planning.
Walt Disney Pictures has paid low- against mid-six figures to purchase an untitled high-concept comedy as a vehicle for Tim Allen to topline.
Suggesting that Miramax needs to put Kevin Williamson on permanent retainer if it's going to remain in the teen-pics field, "She's All That" notably fails to bring to comedy the insight that the…