“Boss” thesp Rotimi has rounded out the cast of Fox Searchlight’s “Black Nativity” starring Forest Whitaker. Kasi Lemmons is helming the pic which also stars Jennifer Hudson and Angela Bassett. The…
The Hollywood Film Festival has appointed festival vet Jon Fitzgerald as its exec director. Fitzgerald was a co-founder and exec director of the Slamdance Festival and served in exec director slots…
George Lucas wants permission to sell $2 billion worth of stock in Disney he gained from the sale of Lucasfilm last year, according to documents filed with the SEC on Wednesday, but it's unclear when…
Artist Andy Warhol is at the center of "Conversations With Andy," a new indie film from Narrator Entertainment that will star Ty Simpkins ("Insidious"), David Mazouz ("Touch") and Willow Shields…
In an era with a paucity of real heroes, a genuine one emerges in "G-Dog": the inexhaustible Jesuit priest Greg Boyle, whose Homeboy Industries has saved countless lives in Los Angeles' gang-plagued…
Gene Quintano has been signed by Prelude Pictures to write the screenplay for the comedy "Our Father," to star John Candy.
Savoy Pictures has acquired the North American distribution rights to the sci-fi adventure "The Penal Colony" from Allied Filmmakers, which will represent the pic internationally, Savoy announced…
It was a winning evening Sunday for New York University, as filmmakers from that school walked off with three out of four gold medals at the 20th Anniversary Student Academy Awards at the AMPAS'…
Larry Kasanoff, one of the partners and masterminds behind the Lightstorm Entertainment multi-pic scheme, has ankled the company, throwing into question the future of the global enterprise once…
George Lucas, who created and produced the "Star Wars" and "Indiana Jones" trilogies, told an audience of cable executives that he's ready to make movies for new exhibitors such as the phone…
Sting, Ted Danson, Don Henley, Robert Redford, Jane Fonda and Pele are among those scheduled to receive Earth Day International Awards at ceremonies to be held Thursday in Los Angeles and New York.
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