Having inked a two-year, first-look deal with Columbia Pictures in November, tyro feature helmer McG ("Charlie's Angels") has hired Stephanie Savage as his producing partner. Together they are…
"Chuck and Buck," "Requiem for a Dream" and "You Can Count on Me" topped the 16th annual Independent Spirit Award nominations, grabbing five noms each.
Tony Garland, head of Universal Television in Europe, is rumored to be in line for the post of chief exec of loss-making French MultiThematiques, which owns and produces theme channels shown…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday announced the seven pics tapped to compete in February for the three noms for the visual f/x Oscar.
David Krumholtz ("Sidewalks of New York") will topline the romantic comedy "You Stupid Man" for frosh helmer Brian Burns. Pic is a joint production between Artist Production Group and New Legend…
DreamWorks took in a record $769.6 million at the domestic box office in 2000, the most in its six-year history and a whopping 128% over its 1999 result. The figure was incorrect in a story in…
Special events producer Cheryl Cecchetto has been tapped for a 12th stint as coordinator of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Governors Ball.
The National Endowment for the Arts will announce today recipients of more than $20 million in grants, with the Sundance Institute awarded the largest grant in the broad creative category for a…
In what might well be the last big-ticket film to be prepped for a pre-strike production, Beacon Communications is reteaming Kevin Costner and director Ron Shelton for "Two Guys on the Job," an…
Hollywood Report Card
Some 165 million cinema tickets were sold in France in 2000, an increase of 7.5% from last year, the country's National Cinema Federation (FNCF) said Monday.