Margaret Pellegrini, who played the flowerpot Munchkin in "The "Wizard of Oz," died Wednesday in Phoenix after suffering a stroke. She was 89.
LONDON — Europa Distribution, which reps 132 indie distribs from 28 countries, is to host a workshop on audience engagement at the Locarno Film Festival. The Aug. 10 workshop, which will be attended…
Sheila Kelley has rounded out the cast of Snoot Entertainment’s “The Guest,” starring Dan Stevens. Adam Wingard will direct from a script by Simon Barrett, while Keith Calder and Jessica Wu will…
Australians in Film has announced the appointment of new AIF President, Tracey Vieira, and new board members Eden Gaha, Simonne Overend, and Peter Lawson. The org, founded in 2001, is a Los Angeles…
Twentieth Century Fox and director James Cameron announced today that the “Avatar” sequels have grown in number from two to three. Cameron has hired screenwriters Josh Friedman (“War of the Worlds”)…
Johnny Depp starrer “Mortdecai” is coming together quickly with eyes on an all-star cast as Gwyneth Paltrow and Ewan McGregor are in talks to co-star with Depp. Lionsgate is distributing and David…
Warner Bros. and The Weinstein Co. have gone to the mat over “The Butler,” which stars Forest Whitaker as the African-American servant who worked in the White House during eight presidencies. The…
Graham Rogers ("Revolution") and Brett Davern ("Awkward") have joined "Love & Mercy: The Lives, Times and Music of Brian Wilson" as members of the Beach Boys.
Relativity Media and The Weinstein Co. are in talks for U.S. rights to “Jane Got a Gun,” starring Natalie Portman , Joel Edgerton, Ewan McGregor, Noah Emmerich and Rodrigo Santoro. The deal came…
By turns playful, tragic and surprisingly light on its feet, this welcome comeback for Alejandro Jodorowsky should keep its maker fully booked on the fest circuit.
"The Rocket" took two of the top competition throphies at the Tribeca Film Festival, with Kim Mourdaunt's family drama scoring wins for best narrative feature and best actor for Sitthiphon Disamoe.