Jenna Elfman and Samantha Mathis are shooting the romantic drama "Touched" for first-time writer-director Timothy Scott Bogart.
The Mouse House may be having a humdrum year at the domestic B.O., but the studio's international arm has just clocked $1 billion in grosses for the 10th consecutive year: a Hollywood record.
Romano/Shane Prods. has optioned "Soul Surfer: A True Story of Faith, Family and Fighting to Get Back on the Board," the upcoming memoir from competitive teen surfer and shark attack survivor Bethany…
Film and TV property "Highlander" is on track to become an animated feature for release in spring 2006.
The silence at the Lion is more deafening than a roar.
Production on Paramount/MTV's "Aeon Flux" will be shut down for several weeks due to Charlize Theron's injuries during shooting in Berlin.
The Hollywood Film Festival has tapped Jamie Foxx and Keira Knightley for its Hollywood Breakthrough Awards and DreamWorks' "Shrek 2" for its animation award.
Audrey Wilder, widow of Billy Wilder, has donated $500,000 to a $1.9 million capital campaign for a new Writers Guild Foundation Library at WGA West headquarters.
Newmarket Films has acquired North American distribution rights to three pics from Trust Film Sales -- the Dogma film "Old New Borrowed Blue" as well as "In Your Hands" and "Daybreak."
Investment bank Sanders Morris Harris has slapped a downgrade on Viacom, saying the company's shares don't yet reflect a riskier strategy being pursued by film unit Paramount.
The first edition of the Venice Intl. Film Festival under new artistic director Marco Muller begins today amid hopes that a facelift for the event -- including a E1 million ($1.2 million) catwalk in…