Hollywood received a taste of things to come last week, as Angelenos were given a sneak preview of the looming digital transformation.
Thesps Cameron Diaz and Antonio Banderas, as well as songsters Ricky Martin, Jennifer Lopez and Christina Aguilera, were among the crop of Hispanic performers who were feted Sunday in Pasadena at the…
Well, that was fast: On April 11, Matt Dillon was set to star in Castle Rock Entertainment's "Miss Congeniality" opposite Sandra Bullock (Daily Variety, April 11); as of April 14, he had dropped out…
Charlie Sheen has signed on to star in the romantic comedy "Good Advice" for Emmett/Furla Films' new production-financing banner, Family Room Entertainment.
An injection of appealing films revived ailing B.O. last week in the lead-up to the spring school vacation in much of Europe and Australia, though some exhibs lamented the absence of genuine…
Pete Segal, who directed the upcoming Imagine/Universal comedy "The Nutty Professor 2: The Klumps" and will helm Eddie Murphy in "The Incredible Shrinking Man," has been signed by the studio and…
Michael/Finney Prods. ("If Lucy Fell") partners Terence Michael and Richard Finney have inked a three-picture, first-look deal with Dream Entertainment, a film production, financing and foreign sales…
Initial Entertainment Group has stepped in to take worldwide distribution rights for Prufrock Pictures' "Desert Saints," starring Kiefer Sutherland and Melora Walters ("Magnolia"). Meg Ryan and Nina…
Australian newcomer Heath Ledger is in advanced talks to star in the upcoming Paramount/Miramax co-production "Four Feathers," a remake of the famed 1939 Zoltan Korda pic.
Kevin Reynolds has been set to direct Jim Caviezel in "The Count of Monte Cristo" at Disney-based Spyglass Entertainment, but it's his next projects that has Hollywood buzzing.
Fox 2000 is in final negotiations to grab "Public Displays of Affection," a romantic comedy from writers Karen McCullah Lutz and Kirsten Smith ("Ten Things I Hate About You"). Pic is in turnaround at…