Helena Bonham Carter is set to put on the makeup as an ape princess in 20th Century Fox's update of "Planet of the Apes."
Lucinda Rosenfeld is the latest writer to land a lucrative film deal following a splashy debut as part of the New Yorker's first fiction series this summer.
Casey Silver's Gone Fishing shingle has reeled in "Game Boy," a pitch from scribe John Mattson, for mid-six against low-seven figures. Silver will produce the project.
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Congressman Mark Foley (R-Fla.), head of the House Entertainment Industry Caucus, said Wednesday that a Republican or Democrat in the White House will likely take a similar tack approaching the…
BoB & Partners, a film and TV production arm of local entertainment outfit Star East, is investing some $8 million in its biggest production this year, an action fantasy tentatively titled "In the…
Paul Neesan has been named senior veep of production and development at Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner's Disney-based the Avnet/Kerner Co.
Fresh from playing Wolverine in "X-Men," Hugh Jackman has sunk his teeth into the co-starring role in "Swordfish," the Joel Silver-produced drama for Warner Bros. that stars John Travolta and is…
Natasha Henstridge, who began her movie career as the lead character in "Species," is back in macho sci-fi action form as the star of the John Carpenter-directed "The Ghost of Mars," replacing…
Martin Scorsese has come on board as executive producer of "Rain," a drama starring Melora Walters ("Magnolia") that will be financed by London-based LolaFilms U.K., the English-language production…
Jersey Films is in final negotiations to ink a mid-six-figure deal with "Fight Club" scribe Jim Uhls to adapt "Pagan Babies" from the novel by Elmore Leonard. Project will be produced by Jersey…
The Sci-Fi Channel will present Exposure: Future of Film Festival in Gotham running Thursday to Sunday. Showcasing 31 science-fiction features and 73 shorts, four-day fest will open with the…