Paramount has closed a blind script deal with "Ten Things I Hate About You'' scribes Karen McCullah Lutz and Kirsten Smith for producer Donald De Line.
Spain's highly profitable private broadcaster Tele 5, owned in part by Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset and Leo Kirch's Taurus, is poised to create its own theatrical distribution operation in Spain.
Currently portraying two-dimensional archaeological protectress Lara Croft in Paramount's "Tomb Raider," Angelina Jolie is now aiming to do something for the living. The thesp is in negotiations to…
Franchise Entertainment is in negotiations to fund four pictures produced by Jeremy Thomas' Recorded Picture Co.
In the biggest production commitment in Australian film history, "Star Wars" director George Lucas today announced the second and third prequels in his 20th Century Fox sci-fi franchise will lense at…
Canuck film company Behaviour Communications has launched a new division to handle the acquisition and distribution of specialty pics internationally. Behaviour Classics will operate as a…
Robert Brada has been promoted to executive vice president and general counsel of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc.
Rita Wilson is set for both “Runaway Bride” opposite Richard Gere and Julia Roberts and “The Story of Us” with Bruce Willis and Michelle Pfeiffer. In “Runaway,” Wilson will play Gere’s ex-wife who…
October Films' "The Celebration" has been submitted by Denmark for best foreign film Oscar consideration.
Eric Mabius ("Welcome to the Dollhouse") is in final talks to star in the third installment of "The Crow" for Miramax's Dimension Films genre arm.
Stephen Baldwin is near a deal to play Barney Rubble in "Viva Rock Vegas," Universal's next live-action installment of the cartoon "The Flintstones." Baldwin joins "Full Monty" star Mark Addy, who'll…