Columbia Pictures has acquired rights from Scholastic Media to bring R.L. Stine's young-adult "Goosebumps" series to the bigscreen.
Paramount Pictures has tapped Patricia Shin Rockenwagner exec VP of corporate communications.
Ushered to a stage by 40 fat pandas, Jack Black was in fighting form as he promoted DreamWorks Animation's "Kung Fu Panda" to a gaggle of press on the Carlton beach.
Even as outside funding for Hollywood films has been undergoing a belt tightening, Alcon Entertainment has raised $550 million in private funding and extended its deal with Warner Bros.
Christa Zofcin has been tapped head of business affairs at United Artists.
Advancing on its goal of expanding its film production and distribution ops, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios has tapped veteran exec Bedi A. Singh to the newly created post of president of finance and…
The Weinstein Co. will turn the Jim Henson series "Fraggle Rock" into a live-action musical feature.
Paramount Pictures has acquired "From Zero to Sixty," a Steve Martin pitch for a comedy that will reteam him with "Father of the Bride" co-star Diane Keaton.
The chipmunks are tuning up for a bigscreen return in 2010.
Fox Broadcasting Co. and 20th Century Fox TV are stepping up their search for the next generation of animation hits with the launch of two departments dedicated to toon development and production.