"Murphy Brown" creator Diane English has cut a seven-figure deal to to write and direct the romantic comedy "First Man" for Disney-based Pfeffer Film. The pic would be English's first as helmer.
European animators gathered in Erfurt from Thursday to Saturday for the latest Cartoon Masters meeting to look at the creative side of the business.
French sales company Wild Bunch has acquired worldwide rights outside Spain and Argentina to Cannes Fest Un Certain Regard player, "Hoy y manana" (Today and Tomorrow), the feature film deb of…
For the third straight weekend, that jolly old bean Rowan Atkinson was the B.O. king overseas as "Johnny English" rustled up an estimated $14 million from 3,600 playdates in 39 countries.
Emmett/Furla Films has teamed with Ilya Salkind and Gale Anne Hurd to develop and produce "The Abominable Snowman."
Focus Features has acquired the horror-thriller spec "Revolver" from tyro scribe Adam Sussman. Shingle hopes to put it into production this fall.
The second annual Hollywood Black Film Festival Kids' Fest will showcase family pics by black independent filmmakers to its moppet audience during event skedded for June 5 at the Los Angeles Film…
Arnold Schwarzenegger and British actor-comedian John Cleese have inked to play cameo roles in Walden Media's "Around the World in 80 Days."
GreeneStreet Films has acquired worldwide rights to Sally Potter's fourth feature "Yes," now in production with Joan Allen and Simon Abkarian, which the company will be representing to international…
Miramax's "Valentin" will have its North American premiere as the opening-night screening of the Seattle Intl. Film Festival, with helmer Alejandro Agresti in attendance. Fest is skedded for May…
Universe Intl. Holdings is investing in TV drama for the first time with "Kung Fu Soccer."