Jeffrey Freedman has joined Paramount Classics as exec VP of business affairs and operations. Exec joins from Paramount, where he had served as senior veep of biz affairs since 2004. Freedman will…
DreamWorks Animation will bow the animated short film "First Flight" on May 19 in select New York and L.A. theaters prior to showings of "Over the Hedge."
Blue Collar comedy staples Daniel Whitney (Larry the Cable Guy) and Bill Engvall are set to star in "Delta Farce," a film to be fully financed by Parallel Entertainment.
Paramount Pictures has acquired Jonathan Tropper's upcoming novel "After Hailey" for north of $1 million and will set it up with John Goldwyn and Lorne Michaels to produce through their studio-based…
Will Smith is looking to start work this summer on the Francis Lawrence-directed "I Am Legend," a move that would give Warner Bros. a big summer 2007 tentpole. Pic originally wasn't supposed to get…
ASCAP will honor Annie Lennox and Green Day at its 23rd annual Pop Awards May 22 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Warner Bros. and Playtone have set Benicio Del Toro, Forest Whitaker, Michelle Williams, Catherine O'Hara, Tom Noonan and Michael Berry to star in "Where the Wild Things Are," the adaptation of the…
In New York: It's fun to sit down in the theater and suddenly find yourself joined in the next two seats by Melania and Donald Trump. "I recognized you two coming down the aisle, by the back of your…
New Line's rushing to start "Rush Hour 3," officially greenlighting the sequel with the aim of launching production in late summer and releasing it next summer.
Hollywood post-production brothers Matt and David Cooper have expanded yet again, this time acquiring rental house Runway. Runway will remain in Culver City, but the Coopers plan to expand the…