“Man of Steel’s” Kevin Costner is adding another film to his recent feature resurgence. The thesp has closed a deal to star in Disney’s sports drama “McFarland,” that Niki Caro will direct for the…
Marking a departure from his typical film fare, "Secretariat" helmer Randall Wallace has committed to develop Sony's faith-based family drama "Heaven Is for Real" as a potential directing vehicle.
After directing the acclaimed documentaries "Deliver Us From Evil" and "West of Memphis," Amy Berg is set to make her narrative helming debut with "Every Secret Thing," a feature adaptation of Laura…
Sports movie stalwart Kevin Costner is in final negotiations to star in Disney and Mayhem Pictures' track team drama "McFarland."
Disney has reupped its first-look deal with Mayhem Pictures producers Mark Ciardi and Gordon Gray, the duo best known for feel-good sports films like "Secretariat," "Invincible," "Miracle" and "The…
National Film Board's online plans tout heritage and digital future
Mexico is planning a $45.5 million expansion of pubcasters as a nationwide alternative to commercial giants Televisa and TV Azteca.
Billionaire Carlos Slim's long-deferred dream of entering Mexico's TV market is back on ice, following last Friday's ruling that denied his Telmex telco access to the smallscreen promised land once…
Business is looking up for Brazil's independent TV producers, thanks to a small but rapidly expanding number of pay TV channels owned by local and international companies, all hungry for local…
Disney execs haven't been shy about saying that the Mouse House should have made "The Blind Side."
An expanded slate accommodates a wider spectrum of voters' tastes. Many genres have vied for the big prize, and now there's room for them all: