Paul Rudd has joined Tobey Maguire in Miramax Films' adaptation of John Irving's novel "The Cider House Rules."
Judd Apatow, the Emmy-winning writer and former exec producer of "The Larry Sanders Show," has set up the psychologically-themed romantic feature "Remember Sunday" at DreamWorks.
"Kiss the Girls" helmer Gary Fleder has signed on to Lakeshore Entertainment's Janis Joplin biopic "Piece of My Heart," which Paramount Pictures will distribute domestically.
Good Machine, the New York-based production company run by partners Ted Hope, James Schamus and David Linde, is finalizing points for an overall first-look deal with Universal Pictures.
E.G. Marshall, two-time Emmy winner for the TV series "The Defenders," died Monday night at his home in Mount Kisco, N.Y., after a short illness. He was 88.
Emmy Laybourne has joined Molly Shannon, Will Ferrell and Elaine Hendrix in the cast of SNL Studios "Superstar," now in production in Toronto.
The U.S. entertainment industry may be terrorism's newest target following what appears to be the politically motivated bombing of a South African Planet Hollywood restaurant that killed at least one…
It's 10 days into the Edinburgh Film Festival and everyone is still sniffing around for another "Full Monty." The U.K. sleeper hit got its first European screening here last year and won the audience…
More than 300 features, including a staggering 144 world premieres, will unspool at the 23rd edition of the Toronto International Film Festival. The 10-day event bows Sept. 10 with local production…
The producers of "The Loss of Sexual Innocence" want to pull the Mike Figgis-directed pic from the Venice Film Festival, where it was slated for its world premiere Sept. 6 in the noncompetitive…
Having put the groove into 20th Century Fox's "How Stella Got Her Groove Back," Angela Bassett is in negotiations to star in the ER-based love story "Trauma" under Thomas Carter's helm for Fox 2000.