"King of the Hill" writers Alan Cohen and Alan Freedland have become the latest scribes from the hit animated series to add a live-action feature to their kingdom.
Indie film financier Michael Mendelsohn has paid low six figures against $1 million for the script "The White House: Secret Service" by Jonathan Brett.
Ashley Judd is in serious talks to star opposite Tommy Lee Jones in Paramount Pictures' action thriller "Double Jeopardy."
Twentieth Century Fox has optioned Dennis Cooley's spec script "Burn" for Jon Landau's Fox-based Blue Horizon production banner.
Screenwriting sibs Paul and Chris Weitz are set to make their helming debut on Universal's teen comedy "East Grand Rapids High."
Fraser Heston, whose directing credits include "Needful Things," has set his sights on helming a Queensland, Australia-based adaptation of the Joseph Conrad novel "Freya of the Seven Isles."
Stanley Tucci has signed to play the role of Puck in the Michael Hoffman-directed "Midsummer Night's Dream" for Fox Searchlight.
Adam Bernstein's "Six Ways to Sunday" will open the third Gen Art Film Festival on April 29 at the Sony Lincoln Square Theater here. A Stratosphere Entertainment release, "Sunday" stars Norman Reedus…
Lara Flynn Boyle has joined the cast of the indie feature "Susan's Plan," which is being directed by John Landis. Pic, which was written by Landis, toplines Dan Aykroyd and Nastassja Kinski.
Warner Bros.' "The Butcher Boy" carved out its position on top of the exclusives roster during its first weekend.
New York Women in Film & Television will celebrate its 20th anniversary with a birthday bash and silent auction on June 8 at Chelsea's Studio 601, the group announced at a Monday press conference at…