RTL-owned production powerhouse UFA Cinema is heading for the high seas with a planned 3D pirate franchise based on a new book series by writer-filmmaker Joachim Masannek.
MGM Studios has inked a U.K. film distribution agreement with online European film and TV subscription service Lovefilm.
Warner Bros. is seeking "A Boyfriend for My Wife," setting up a remake of the 2008 Argentine romantic comedy with Steve Carell's Carousel Prods. as a starring vehicle for the actor.
The prospect of a renewed push for a merger between SAG and AFTRA is looming large over the Screen Actors Guild's upcoming board election.
Endemol USA is teaming with Kobe Bryant to produce the wish fulfillment Web series "Dream Makers: Kobe Bryant," which will also spin off a one-hour TV special.
The Directors Guild of America has announced deadlines for its 63rd annual awards ceremony, to be held Jan. 29 in Los Angeles. Feature film ballots, which will be mailed Nov. 30, must be returned by…
With their choices for this year's Governors Awards, the AMPAS board came up with a roster that is decidedly unusual, un-Hollywood and undriven by TV ratings.
Walt Disney and BT Vision have teamed up to launch an ABC TV on-demand service in Blighty, marking the first international launch of an ABC-branded entertainment service.
Pedro Gonzalez-Rubio's "Alamar" and Matt Porterfield's "Putty Hill," shared best pic and director honors at Chile's Santiago Film Fest Awards on Monday.
Mattie Fein is the Republican nominee running for Congress against incumbent Democrat Jane Harman. In her latest Web video, she appears to have adhered to the Web video formula of audacious humor +…