The Venice Film Festival has enlisted producer Bill Mechanic to head the jury of its Lion of the Future prize for first-time filmmakers, while helmer Gregg Araki will be jury chief of the…
Film and TV financing fund Aramid Capital Partners has appointed Yu Fai Suen as chief operating officer.
Joel Silver's Dark Castle Entertainment has set a summer start date for "RocknRolla," an action comedy that Guy Ritchie wrote and will direct. Production will begin in London in seven weeks. Silver…
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The MSG Network has beefed up its summer primetime lineup by commissioning a slate of six hourlong documentaries tied to both sports and entertainment shows at Madison Square Garden.
Nicolas Cage is negotiating to star in Brian De Palma's prequel "The Untouchables: Capone Rising" for Relativity Media and Paramount Pictures. Art Linson, who produced De Palma's original…
"Hot Fuzz" producer Nira Park has a new project, an adaptation of Jane Bussmann's one-woman stage show "Bussmann's Holiday."
Atlas Media, one of the most active producers of nonfiction programming for a dozen cable networks, has set up a division to develop and produce theatrical documentaries.
Maria Bello will replace Rachel Weisz in the third installment of "The Mummy." She joins Brendan Fraser, Luke Ford, Jet Li and Michelle Yeoh in the Rob Cohen-directed film for Universal Pictures.
The Mayhem Project has greenlit dance pic "Make It Happen" with Mary Elizabeth Winstead ("Grindhouse") toplining and Darren Grant ("Diary of a Mad Black Woman") directing.
Incumbent Steven Poster has fended off a challenge from Haskell Wexler for the presidency of the powerful Intl. Cinematographers Guild, which has seen hard-fought internal battles in recent years.