LisaGay Hamilton is in talks to join the cast of Clint Eastwood's "True Crime," the Warner Bros. drama about a journalist's attempt to free a death-row convict as his scheduled execution ticks closer.
Telecom Italia approved a preliminary agreement Thursday with pubcaster RAI that would create a second digital TV platform in Italy. One platform has already been launched by pay TV operator Telepiu.
Producer Andrew Lazar has sold a comedy pitch by "Larry Sanders Show" scribe Adam Resnick to Paramount Pictures for $325,000 against $650,000.
Leonardo DiCaprio may have been snubbed by the Oscars in the best actor category, but he was not forgotten by the audience of MTV, which nominated the "Titanic" heartthrob for best male performance…
MGM has closed a deal with Adam Shankman, Jennifer Gibgot and Jeff Davidson for their pitch "Smash Cut," about the origins of the musicvideo industry in the 1980s.
Miramax Films has acquired North American theatrical rights to Maya Angelou's "Down in the Delta" from Showtime Networks Inc.
Stretching the dollar Hollywood-style may be a new avocation for first-time filmmakers Sam Sokolow and Rob Lobl. The pair used every contact they could muster to cast Teri Garr, Al Franken, Bob…
Sony Pictures Classics' "The Spanish Prisoner" captured the No. 1 spot on the exclusives roster in its second weekend.
Julia Roberts is in preliminary talks to star in "Erin Brockovich" for Universal Pictures and Jersey Films, the U-based production company that Michael Shamberg and Stacey Sher run along with Danny…
Newcomer Liz Stauber has signed to co-star in Dimension Films' schoolhouse thriller "Killing Mrs. Tingle," which begins shooting in May.