"Battlestar Galactica" showrunner Ronald D. Moore is making a major move to the bigscreen, signing with United Artists to create and write a sci-fi trilogy. UA's keeping details of the project under…
Jack Angelo and Sam Brown have set up their comedy pitch "Fear Phil" at Disney, with Adam Shankman and Jennifer Gibgot's Offspring Entertainment set to produce.
IFC Entertainment has secured North American rights to Madonna's directorial debut, "Filth and Wisdom."
Columbia Pictures has snapped up Johnny Rosenthal's action-adventure spec "Iron Jack" for $1.25 million against $2 million. Todd Garner is producing through his Broken Road Prods. banner.
A three-day trial over an unauthorized Harry Potter encyclopedia ended Wednesday with a flash of anger from J.K. Rowling.
New distrib Delanic Films has struck a three-year deal for Anchor Bay Entertainment U.K. to handle the DVD release of its movies.
Ridley Scott will produce period noir drama "The Kind One" for Warner Bros. Casey Affleck is attached to star in the film, which is based on a novel by Tom Epperson, who will pen the screenplay.
ThinkFilm founder and prexy Jeff Sackman is leaving the indie distrib he built in 2001 with a coterie of former Lionsgate execs.
J.K. Rowling and a publisher who wants to release an unauthorized lexicon to her Harry Potter novels should try to settle the copyright dispute out of court, a judge said Wednesday.
At least two more majors have joined Disney in allowing their new releases to be sold via Apple's iTunes Store.