Casting director Robert Teitelbaum has formed General Casting, which will specialize in background talent, stand-ins and models.
Rene Russo has leapt into "The Thomas Crown Affair," starring opposite Pierce Brosnan in the United Artists remake of the 1968 heist drama that starred Steve McQueen as a wealthy thief and Faye…
Veteran helmer John Schlesinger is in talks to direct Rupert Everett and Madonna in "The Next Best Thing" for Lakeshore Ent. and Paramount, sources said.
Actor Jamie Kennedy, whose recent roles have included dodging knives as co-star of "Scream" and its sequel, has been tapped for a role in the Frank Oz-helmed comedy "Bofinger's Big Thing" for…
Michelle Pfeiffer and Bruce Willis are in late-stage talks to explore the ties that bind in Rob Reiner's romantic comedy "The Story of Us" for Castle Rock Entertainment.
Setting forth the themes of blood feud and vendetta, Francis Ford Coppola's attorney told jurors Wednesday they will hear a case about power and the abuse of power.
Steve Reuther's Warner Bros.-based Bel Air Prods. has snapped up the drama "Steinbeck's Point of View" for producer Mark Johnson for a mid-six figures against a million-plus backend.
PEN Center USA West announced Wednesday the winners of its 1998 Literary Awards Competition. Naomi Ilzuka won in the drama category for "Polaroid Stories;" Larry Gelbart won the teleplay award for…
Christopher Lloyd, who portrayed the time-traveling scientist in the "Back to the Future" films, has inked to star in the feature "Spooky House," a family Halloween actioner.
Lisa Cholodenko's "High Art" will open the 10th annual New York Lesbian and Gay Film Festival at 8 p.m. tonight at the New School's Tishman Auditorium.
The second annual makeup and effects trade show will be held June 13-14 at the Pasadena Convention Center, where more than 10,000 square feet of space will be devoted to the artistry and the products…