Miramax Films has landed screen rights to the James Siegel bestseller "Derailed," and the studio's in talks with Lorenzo di Bonaventura to produce.
Has Oscar campaigning reached Orange Alert? Ric Robertson, exec administrator of the Academy, said Wednesday that the org is "greatly concerned about several disturbing campaign tactics" in the…
After collecting six championship rings as part owner of the Chicago Bulls and a Tony Award as a producer and financier of "The Producers," James D. Stern is ready to join the growing list of…
Who will have the first "First Daughter"? Forest Whitaker has signed on to direct the romantic comedy "First Daughter" for Regency Enterprises.
French helmer Jean-Jacques Annaud has come onboard to direct "Shores of Tripoli" for Disney and producer Gale Anne Hurd.
Arthouse biggie Landmark Entertainment has snatched up its 53rd property -- the four-screen Edina Cinema in Minneapolis' chi-chi suburb of the same name.
Frankie Muniz, star of MGM's upcoming "Agent Cody Banks," will next voice the lead role in Alcon Entertainment's live-action/CG animated family film "Racing Stripes."
AMC starts production of "Sunday Morning Shoot-Out," a new weekly talkshow hosted by Peter Bart and Peter Guber, in October. The cabler has ordered 13 episodes of the series, which will feature news…
Dustin Hoffman and Richard Gere have been added as presenters to the 75th Academy Awards telecast. This will be Gere's fifth Oscar appearance and Hoffman's 10th.
Artisan Entertainment and Miramax Films have completed the principal cast and announced the start of shooting March 18 in Puerto Rico on long-in-the-works sequel "Havana Nights: Dirty Dancing 2."