Fox Star Studios, the pan-Asian joint venture inked last year between News Corp. divisions 20th Century Fox and its Asian satcaster Star, has inked an exclusive deal with Tamil filmmaker A.R…
Showbox Mediaplex has sold Korean historical martial arts epic "The Sword With No Name" to Splendid Films.
Updated That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. Fox's "24" wrapped up its season last night, in an episode that some critics say appears to conclude that brutal interrogation tactics "are…
The Writers Guild of America West is telling its members to turn in to the guild all deals they sign, reminding them that they're required to do so.
Hugh Hudson will direct the bigscreen adaptation of George Orwell's "Catalonia," with Colin Firth and Kevin Spacey attached to star. Arclight Films is repping the film at the Cannes market.
China's Tiger 8 Media and Wuxi Jinyuan Industry Investment and Development Co. closed its Tiger Portfolio Film Fund (TPF), a revolving $150 million production fund that's primarily aimed at films to…
Tapping into the growing trend toward biopic and gangster fare in Gaul, French paybox Canal Plus is co-producing and co-financing "Ilich -- Story of Carlos," a $18 million three-part series about the…
Fox makes first foray into China production when Fox Intl. Prods.teams with John Woo, Terence Chang.
Actor Charles "Bud" Tingwell, best known for his work on Aussie police skein "Homicide" and breakout indie film "The Castle," died of prostate cancer May 15 in Melbourne. He was 86.
BNC has hired PR exec Ross Johnson as VP of corporate entertainment public relations.
When "The Dark Knight" took off at the box office last summer, Andrew Klavan, a screenwriter and novelist, didn't just see a comic book franchise at its best; he saw President Bush. Specifically, he…