Warner Bros. has paid high-six figures to buy the feature film rights to Mariane Pearl's memoir "A Mighty Heart: The Brave Life and Death of My Husband Danny Pearl" for Brad Grey, Brad Pitt and…
Universal Pictures has tapped Joe Carnahan to direct "Void," a gritty crime drama that has just been set at the studio by producer Kevin Misher.
Anne Hathaway and Bijou Phillips will topline the Media 8 (formerly MDP Worldwide) drama "Havoc" for director Barbara Kopple.
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If aud reception is anything to go by, "Seabiscuit" could go all the way. Ross, who fielded questions from the ArcLight aud during a Q&A with film reviewer and historian Pete Hammond post screening…
Universal Pictures has upped John Swallow to exec VP of production technology. He continues to report to production prexies Mary Parent and Scott Stuber.
Discussions for Rob Marshall to direct "Memoirs of a Geisha" as his follow-up to "Chicago" have stalled. This past summer, Marshall had signaled interest in helming the adaptation of Arthur Golden's…
MGM has acquired romantic comedy spec "Between the Covers," from writers Robin Schiff and Ken Levine, for Arthur Sarkissian Prods.
Carol Bodie has been named head of ICM's motion picture talent department, replacing outgoing head Eddy Yablans after nearly four years in the job.
There's guarded optimism for an imminent compromise in the dispute over the awards season screener ban. Representatives from all the majors are understood to have participated in the call initiated…
Expanding on its strategy to co-produce local-language films throughout Europe, 20th Century Fox Intl. has appointed Teresa Moneo head of European co-productions, a newly created position.