Spyglass Entertainment has cast newcomer Margarita Levieva and is in negotiations with Justin Chatwin ("War of the Worlds") to play the leads in supernatural drama "Invisible."
The third annual Emmy Nominees Tea Party, taking place Sept. 17 at the Park Hyatt in Century City and organized by the British Academy of Film & Television Arts/Los Angeles and the Academy of…
Broken Road Prods., the production company of former Revolution Studios partner Todd Garner, is beefing up its ranks. Ben Haber and Sean Robins have joined as senior development execs and Jayne…
Jaden Smith, the 7-year-old son of Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith, has been set by Columbia Pictures to make his screen starring debut in the Gabrielle Muccino-directed "The Pursuit of Happyness."
I-On Films will begin principal photography next week on the newly formed company's first feature project, coming-of-age drama "Looking for Sunday."
NASCAR's entertainment division has signed Madison Road Entertainment to help the association get more involved in movies and television.
Steve Carell is making a deal to star for Universal in "Evan Almighty." He'll likely increase his $500,000 salary for "The 40-Year-Old Virgin" at least tenfold.
The Writer's Arc Foundation, the brainchild of veteran development execs Ami Vitori and Amy Kane, has tapped its inaugural fellows: Eric Almaguer, T.J. Brady, Supriya Kelkar, Joseph Nienalt and…
Pfeffer Film, Offspring Entertainment and Disney Studios have tapped scribes Ron Burch and David Kidd to adapt Michael Leonard's book "The Last Lap."
The so-called Twins of Tribeca, Bob and Harvey Weinstein, are staying in the neighborhood. The brothers -- who are exiting their contract with the Walt Disney Co. and Miramax Films on Oct. 1 to…
Piracy fears surrounding the Sept. 3 world preem of Lasse Hallstrom's "Casanova" at the Venice Film Festival are causing friction between Buena Vista Intl. and local pols clamoring for an outdoor…