The working-class characters in Universal's "Tower Heist" might have fit in better at an Occupy Wall Street rally than a tentpole launch.
Composer makes a jazzy 'Heist' score and refreshes a frog-driven franchise
Ben Stiller is taking the lead in "RentaGhost" for Fox, which has acquired the comedy from Warner Bros., where Russell Brand had been set to star.
In landing Eddie Murphy as host, Academy Awards producer Brett Ratner managed to bring an element of surprise to a traditional choice: While Murphy is a standup vet, former "Saturday Night Live" cast…
Eddie Murphy is returning to animated features, as the "Shrek" and "Mulan" star is set to voice the animated lead character in Alcon Entertainment's live-action/animated hybrid "Hong Kong Phooey,"…
"Crash" star Michael Pena is in negotiations to join Jake Gyllenhaal in David Ayer's police pic "End of Watch."
Tea Leoni will star opposite Ben Stiller in Brett Ratner's "Tower Heist," from Universal Pictures and Brian Grazer's Imagine Entertainment.
Alan Alda has been tapped to co-star in two comedies for Universal: "Wanderlust" and "Tower Heist."
Brett Ratner has optioned Charles Robert Jenkins and Jim Frederick's 2008 memoir "The Reluctant Communist," the true story of Jenkins' 1965 desertion and subsequent 40-year imprisonment in North…