Taiwanese pop and acting superstar Jay Chou has joined Chow Yun-fat and Gong Li in the cast of "The City of Golden Armor," (aka "Autumn Remembrance") being prepped by Zhang Yimou.
Wilmer Valderrama is set to star in Paul Feig's teen comedy "Unaccompanied Minors" for Warner Bros. Brett Kelly ("Bad Santa") and Tyler James Williams ("Everybody Hates Chris") also have joined the…
Industry heavy hitters held forth on the challenges of writing and producing at two popular panels during the Santa Barbara Film Fest's closing weekend.
Thanks to an X-rated Web game, New Line may have been able to break its upcoming crime thriller "Running Scared" out of the pack. Mini-major's been able to generate significant publicity online about…
It only takes a handful of pics to light up a fest's early going, and, in the Berlinale's Official Selection at least, the Yank titles have provided most of the big sparks so far.
Sony specialty film arm Sony Pictures Classics has upped Dylan Leiner to exec veep of acquisitions and production. A longtime SPC exec who joined the unit in 1994, Leiner has served as senior VP for…
"Memoirs of a Geisha" and "Walk the Line" took top feature film nods Saturday night at the 10th annual Awards for Excellence in Production Design.
Patricia Clarkson has been set to join Catherine Zeta-Jones and Aaron Eckhart in "Mostly Martha," the Scott Hicks-directed remake of the 2001 German film. Castle Rock Entertainment is producing the…
DreamWorks Pictures has fallen for "1,000 Words," picking up scribe Steve Koren's pitch. Project will be produced by Saturn Films' partners Nicolas Cage and Norm Golightly along with WAM Films' Alain…
"Million Dollar Baby" emerged Sunday night as foreign film of 2005 in the annual listeners' poll run by "The Mask and the Quill," Gaul's oldest and most venerable radio show devoted to cinema. Clint…